The Icarus is an Orion-class Battlestar that survived the attack on the Twelve Colonies by the Cylon Empire. It is currently commanded by Commander Rachel Fletcher.
Its standard crew is 150, not including pilots and marines. Its full compliment includes a full squadron of 12 Vipers, utility craft, nuclear weapons and guns.
Currently the Icarus has 10 working Vipers and 2 damaged vipers that have been cannibalized for spare parts. Normally she carries 2 Raptors as well, but one went missing with Dropout.
- Chief Petty Officer Willem Jeanne
- Specialist Speers
- Deckhand Vincent Laird
- Recruit Zoe Celick