Pilot Award (card type)
The Terran Knowledge Bank
Pilot Award is a type of card used by the Wing Commander Collectible Trading Card Game. The set includes six cards, four Terran and two Kilrathi.
Type specifications from the Wing Commander Collectible Trading Card Game Manual:
PILOT AWARD CARDS
- Pilot Award cards represent commendation, citations and medals given to the Pilots to recognize their abilities.
- Pilot Award cards further modift pilot abilities. Once played on a pilot, Pilot Award cards remain with that Pilot and are not separated from the Pilot card when the pilot returns to the Ready Area.
- Pilot Awards may be played only on Pilots in the Ready Area.
- When a pilot is discarded or destroyed, the Pilot Award card attached to the pilot is destroyed. Power Points arelost as described in the Fighter Section. If Medal Points are required for the award, or provided by the award, player loses Power Points equal to the total number of Medal Points on the card.
- If a pilot is captured or turns traitor, the Pilot Award cards are immediately discarded. There is no Power Point loss for discarding these cards.