Although not used in large numbers by any governmental organizations, it was not for lack of quality or performance. The Ixiyen
was a deadly opponent, capable of holding its own against most of its contemporaries in front-line combat craft.
's focus on starfighter combat made it a fine choice for pilots expecting to meet resistance in flight. As a result, the Ixiyen
was used quite extensively in the time of the Galactic Civil War
by mercenaries and agents of Black Sun, as well other independent groups.