Transports are either airborne or aerospace assets that transfer troops and materials—such as munitions, equipment, and food—between the rear areas and the battle front. The role may be applied to DropShips, small craft, airships, and fixed-wing support vehicles, though rarely to fighters.
Game Description: Alpha Strike
In Alpha Strike, a unit is identified as a Transport when it meets the following standards:
Range: Any (no attack requirements)
Special: any of the transport bay special abilities
- Alpha Strike Companion, p. 137, "Transport"
- Campaign Operations, p. 58, "Transport"