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"The Jet Trooper is highly agile as well as versatile. On the ground or in the air, against troopers or vehicles - the Jet Trooper handles anything with ease."
— In-game description

The Jet Trooper is the Aerial Reinforcement unit available for the Galactic Republic in DICE's Star Wars Battlefront II.

Overview[]

The Jet Trooper carries a powerful DC-17 blaster pistol into battle alongside a precise rocket launcher. Their jetpack allows for some flight with thrusters that can propel him forward and upwards. His Phase I armor is donned in black markings while his default Phase II armor is donned in blue 501st markings.

The Jet Trooper's DC-17 is an incredibly powerful weapon, with high damage and considerably rapid fire rate meaning it can easily outgun most opponents that attempt to engage in short-range. Scoring headshots with this weapon can prove devastating towards enemies, especially towards other Reinforcements or Villains. Combined with the Rocket Launcher and jetpack, the Jet Trooper can prove to be quite a formidable foe against enemy vehicles as well.

While the Jet Trooper has a powerful weapon, he suffers from having considerably low health for a Reinforcement, matching up with the Heavy with only two hundred health before Star Cards are applied. As a result he cannot take much punishment, and must resort to his mobility and cover in order to stay in the fight. If faced with unfavorable odds, he can use two of his abilities, Jetpack Boost and Jetpack Dash, in order to make a quick escape but can also depend on his dodge in order to quickly build space between an enemy or to close the distance with them.

Health and Movement[]

Health Statistics for Jet Trooper
Base Health 200
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Battle Hardened large.png Battle Hardened
Increases base health to 210 / 220 / 230 / 240
Health Regen Rate 40 health/sec
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Survivalist large.png Survivalist
Regeneration is increased to 55 / 70 / 79 / 100 health per second
SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Aerial Training large.png Aerial Training
13 / 25 / 33 / 50 health per elimination
Regen Delay 6 sec

Weapons[]

DC-17
Weapon Image SWBFII DC-17 New Icon.png
Damage 45-10
Rate of Fire 300 RPM
Damage per Second 225-50 DPS
Range Start damage drop-off: 30 meters

End damage drop-off: 48 meters

Venting 1 seconds
Overheat 20 shots (0.05 heat per shot)
Overheat Penalty 1 seconds
Passive Cooldown Delay 1.5 seconds
Passive Cooldown 0.3 heat per second
Melee
Weapon Image SWBFII Melee Icon.svg
Damage 65

Abilities[]

Ability Icon SWBFII Aerial Ability Jetpack Boost Icon.svg
In-game Description The JETPACK BOOST's burst thrusters are used to boost the Aerial upwards. Well suited for traversing obstructions and evading danger.
Effect Propels the Jet Trooper upwards
Ability Cooldown 5 seconds

Ability Icon SWBFII Ability Rocket Icon.svg
In-game Description The ROCKET LAUNCHER fires an explosive projectile.
Damage 50 (Explosion: 200)
Area of Effect Blast Radius: 3.5 meters
Inner Blast Radius: 1 meter
Ability Cooldown 25 seconds

Ability Icon SWBFII Aerial Ability Jetpack Dash Icon.svg
In-game Description With the JETPACK DASH the Aerial adjusts their thrusters to dash forward. Ideal in narrow spaces and to surprise enemies.
Effect Propels the Jet Trooper horizontally
Ability Cooldown 5 seconds

Star Cards[]

Boost Cards[]

SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Aerial Training large.png SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Acquisition large.png SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Battle Hardened large.png SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Survivalist large.png SWBFII DICE Boost Card Aerial - Improved Jetpack large.png
Aerial Training Acquisition Battle Hardened Survivalist Evasion

Appearances[]

Default jet.png Legacyp1 jet.png Legacyp2 jet.png
Default Appearance
(Default)
Legacy Default
(Phase 1)
(Common)
Legacy Default
(Phase 2)
(Common)

In-game Hints[]

"Special Units can take more damage than regular troopers."
— First hint
"Special Units deal more damage than regular troopers."
— Second hint
"Aerial units are each equipped with nimble JETPACKS. "
— Third hint
"Use an Aerial's JETPACK DASH to quickly move in a horizontal direction."
— Fourth hint
"JETPACKS make you extremely agile."
— Fifth hint

Trivia[]

  • The Rocket Launcher that the Jet Trooper carries greatly resembles the Smart Rocket from DICE's 2015 Star Wars Battlefront.
  • The Jet Trooper's design is based on the one shown in Star Wars: The Clone Wars series, with the default being based on the 501st Jet Trooper and the Legacy Default having the same design but in red instead.
  • The Jet Trooper was the first Reinforcement to receive a skin.

Gallery[]

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