These are the most skilled and fastest pilots in the imperium.
Character: The gunners of the landspeeders may be upgraded to Veteran Sergeant, at an additional cost +15 points. They may be equipped with appropriate wargear from the Dark Angels Armoury.
Landspeeder Weapon Special Rule: If the landspeeder commanders are upgraded to non independant characters, they may be armed with pistol-type weapons. If so armed they may elect to fire their personal weapons instead of the firing the heavy weapons on the landspeeder.