Here's a brief description of some of the fighter ships that the rebels flew in the movies, starting with some of Ralph McQuarrie's early concept designs for the X-wing:
Depicted as the primary interceptor and dogfighter of the Rebel Alliance and the New Republic, the craft is a fan favourite. It has has been merchandised as a variety of toys and models and licensed for use in games, novels and comics. The X-wing PC game was hugely popular in the early 1990s!
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