"There's another man we, from SARF, need to get even with....[1]"
Erich Jager

A Canopy of Stars is the 18th mission of the Japanese version of Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere. It is the ninth and final mission along the UPEO (III) story arc.

Mission Story[]

"The hero / heroine and Erich witnessed Rena's crash and attacked the Sphyrna, which had Dision on board. After a hard fight, Erich's final missile had hit the Sphilna, causing it to explode. The hero / heroine and Erich, who had beated Dision, then headed for UPEO HQ to get even with another man....[1]"
Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere - Namco Official Guide Book

Flyable Plane[]

Su-43 Berkut


Mission Start[]

The mission's primary targets are a squadron of four Su-43 Berkuts, a squadron of three R-211 Orcinuses and two base buildings.

Mission Update[]

Destroying all the primary targets opens the base's gate. Inside is the final target, a V-22B Osprey, carrying Gilbert Park. Destroying it will kill Park ends the mission.

Enemy List[]

Section Unit Count Notes
Initial Icon-AirTGT Su43 4
Icon-AirTGT R211 3
Icon-GroundTGT BASE 2
Icon-AirEnemy Su37 3
Icon-GroundEnemy GUN 6
Icon-GroundEnemy MSSL 3
Icon-GroundEnemy TANK 2
Mission Update Icon-GroundTGT V22B 1


A Rank[]

An A Rank is obtained in this mission by destroying at least 21 enemies.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Project NEMO (fan-translation project)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Ace Combat 3: UPEO Route. Geocities. Retrieved August 31, 2017.