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The newest ship in the UNSC, the Raptor DF 22 is a dogfighter ship constructed to be the counterpart of the Seraph. Extremely quick and much more maneuvrable that is much bigger cousin, the Longsword, it can hold 18 plasma missiles model AIM-120 and 2 cannons 18M83A8 of 50 mm. Also, sometime it can hold some bombs for atmospheric mission.
Skyhawk sucessorThis ship has become the Skyhawk's sucessor due to the sucessfull testing and is now the main interceptor of the UNSC. This ship is now a great tatical advantage for the humanity using this new generation of starfighter to make a starm effect.
Tested in 2 squadrons, the 112th and the 77th, the raptor as proof is ability such as a escort craft, insertion craft and much more in a attack craft. The Raptor will gradually be included in all fleet of the UNSC armada using in big battle again other fighter like the Seraph.
They were commisioned in 2549 in the 1st Naval Armada as the main interceptor of the fleet. The first batch of this ship was 2,500 interceptors all assigned on the Armada. Making there way in the first battle, the Defense of Pluto VII this fighter show to the Covenant all does the Humanity can do.