The RSIPegasus-class Escort Carrier is the Empire's premier small carrier, capable of carrying a thirty-craft strike force deep behind enemy lines if necessary. It is able to carry 16 Hornets, 16 Gladiators. Room for other ships as well. Two Argo Utility Ships on-board. Two Retaliators underslung on the carrier.
Originally named the Panther, The Pegasus was part of the $15 million stretch goal, which was reached prior to August 1, 2013. The ship concept is designed by Ryan Church (Freelance Concept Artist). It is being developed by Foundry 42 and was last said to be in the white-boxing phase on December 2014. It will be featured in second installment of Squadron 42.
Pegasus will be player's home for a significant part of Squadron 42
The whitebox interior of Pegasus was among the files from the leak that happened on the week of May 22 in 2015.