This article is about an in-universe event. For the in-game mission, see San Loma Assault (mission).
For the battle in which San Loma was initially lost to Estovakia, see Battle of San Loma.

"I bet those Emmerians are trying to break through our air defenses so they can bomb San Loma."
Estovakian soldier[1]

The San Loma Assault[2] was a key battle during the Emmeria-Estovakia War. It was the second battle during the war to take place in Tarvo.[3][4]

In order to destroy the P-1112 Aigaion, the Emmerian military devised a plan in which they would use Cavallia Air Force Base in San Loma to launch a surprise attack on the Aerial Fleet. Despite fierce Estovakian resistance and support from the Aigaion, the Emmerians were able to liberate the city.[1]

Prelude

After the battle at the Selumna Peaks, the Emmerian military began to devise a plan to destroy the Estovakian cruise missile threat. Ultimately, they concluded that Cavallia Air Force Base in the Estovakian-occupied city of San Loma would be ideal.[5]

Battle

Three major operations took place during the battle: Warlock Separate Battalion, escorted by Windhover Squadron, advanced from the north and engaged enemy ground forces; Bomber Unit Stork and Hammerhead Squadron, escorted by Sky Kid Squadron, bombed Estovakian defensive and electronic warfare emplacements; the 2nd Fleet, escorted by Avalanche Squadron, moved in from the Fuscum Sea to engage a numerically superior Estovakian fleet before moving into Doypalm Bay to attack San Loma directly.[1]

As the Emmerians began to drive back the Estovakian forces, the P-1112 Aigaion began to provide Nimbus missile support from over the Fuscum Sea, using Marker Drones to guide the missiles to their targets.[1]

Aftermath

Following the success of the operation, numerous Republic of Emmeria Air Force squadrons would sortie from Cavallia to launch a surprise assault on the Aerial Fleet.[6]

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