The Special Forces T.I.E. Pilot was a member of the First Order's elite Special Forces and worked with other First Order T.I.E. Pilots to fight the Resistance in the First Order Navy. Like the standard Special Forces Stormtroopers, the T.I.E. Special Force Stormtroopers were given special training in space combat, giving them higher ranking over most T.I.E. Pilots.
- Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens (First appearance)
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens novel
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens: A Junior Novel