- "We have the survivors. Recall all fighters."
"Yes, General. Prepare to jump to lightspeed."
- ―Plo Koon and Coburn
In 21 BBY, Jedi General Even Piell was captured and taken to the prison known as the Citadel. The original plan being that Piell and his surviving men would be extracted from the Citadel by Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi. After the groups shuttle was destroyed, Kenobi and Skywalker sent word that they needed a rescue to the Jedi Temple, Plo Koon responding immediately and prepared the rescue fleet. When the survivors of Skywalker and Kenobi's team were waiting on a small island, a gunship came down and took the survivors off the planet. Once in space Koon contacted Admiral Coburn to recall all fighters and prepare for lightspeed.Coburn acted at once and the minute all of the forces were loaded onto the ship, and the ship went into lightspeed.