ACLS is a system on Terran Confederation carriers that automatically guide smaller spaceships such as fighters or shuttlecraft inside.[1]

Maverick pilots may ignore ACLS and try to land manually with a two-point touch-and-go maneuver, with the appropriate consequences.[2]

THE ACLS of TCS Concordia was teporarily tamaged in Tesla system and Prankster remained in space for a while.[3]


  1. Mercedes Lackey and Ellen Guon, Freedom Flight, Chapter 3
  2. Wing Commander I, Firekka series (Mission a1)
  3. Wing Commander II: Vengeance of the Kilrathi, Tesla series (Mission L4)