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Old October 22 2008, 04:04 AM   #4
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Re: How could they evac Pegasus?

^Wasn't Galactica's FLT also damaged during the battle of New Caprica before Pegasus came?

Getting their superior military ship destroyed while badly damaging their only remaining military ship (to the point where I believe Tigh or Helo said it would take weeks in dry dock to fix the scarring to the hull) was a pretty bad tactic, but I guess it got the job done. It's a good thing they have an allied basestar now.

Even undercrewed and with a badly damaged Galactica I would think they would be able to hold off 4 (3 really after the Pegasus destroys one in its surprise attack) Basestars, especially with Pegasus' fighter support. After all, Pegasus was able to survive a surprise nuclear attack by 3 basestars in season 2.
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