Baron/Colonel Fel

ALL, Expanded Universe, Pilots


Baron Fel  – Shot down from the bloody skies of Brentaal, Baron Soontir Fel has been captured by the Rebel Alliance. But from the shadowed recesses of a Rebel interrogation chamber, The Empire’s greatest fighter ace tells a story of the deception and corruption beneath the Empire’s orderly surface… and sets the stage for his own defection to the Alliance!

(Source: Wookiepedia)


1. Black flightsuit in standard TIE/X-wing pilot style

  • Mandarin-style collar and pointed tab
  • Code cylinder pocket on upper-middle left arm
  • Rectangular pocket with a flap closure on upper-middle right arm
  • Comm pad pocket on outside of left forearm above wrist
  • Thigh pockets (upper set required, lower set optional)
  • No visible zippers or snaps
  • Flight suit must have red stripe running from where shoulder meets collar to wrist, and armpit to ankle on both sides

2. Mid-calf black boots (Jack boots or engineer boots are acceptable)

  • Leather pull-on style preferred with low heels
  • No laces
  • No ankle buckles (small buckle at top edge of boot allowable if covered by blousing)
  • No non-black zippers. Any zipper closure must either be hidden or on the inside calf
  • No zippers on front or outside calf of boots (High-Calf boots are acceptable with sufficient blousing of the flightsuit legs.)

3. Silver/grey leg flares in an olive drab or black leg-band holder

  • Maximum of 8 flares per holder
  • Flares should be approximately 4″ long

4. Light grey/silver grey ejection harness and web belt, all 2” wide

5. White or light grey flak vest with accurate ribbing and claps

  • ANH & ROTJ versions should be sure to have the gap in ribbing on the upper chest
  • ESB Snowspeeder version is worn backwards
  • Vest sizing should be proportional to the wearer

6. Accurately sized grey chest box with accurate decoration (raised buttons (acrylic preferred, see the Pilot Forums for acceptable button colour schemes)

  • Separated rocker switches
  • Appropriate material greebles, pin stripes etc
  • 1″ – 1.75″ diameter grey hose or aviation hose should attach at the left-bottom of the chestbox and connect to the suit in some screen-accurate manner (tucked up into the flak vest, attached to flightsuit, etc.)

(Please note that Costumebase chestboxes will not pass the standards unmodified, however once slightly modified, they will meet standards.)

7. Metallic silver Code Cylinders (Arm Tools) in left shoulder pocket. Two minimum; four maximum

  • Cylinder heads showing should resemble screen accurate representations

8. Black gauntlet-style gloves (flared leather or pleather preferred, cloth or rubber gloves will not meet standards)
9. Accurate Comm Pad (size, details, 3-dimensional, colouration, etc.) visible in the correct comm pad pocket on outside left forearm above wrist. (May be either the white X-wing version or the black TIE version.) 
10. Hair must be black/colored black and combed back in “widow’s peak” style haircut
11. Facial hair cut in “goatee” style or a consistent “five o’clock shadow.”


1. X-Wing helmet with Baron Fel style decoration
2. Mini-flares on belt – a mix of filled and empty slots are okay
3. Accurate belt buckle on web belt

PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements. The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists. If you have a question about fabrics, colours, and parts choices for your build please contact the LCJs for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build. (LCJ listing here)