Two brothers race each other into space, small private AF, rooted for.
One brother is killed defending the planet, the other tried to save him but was destroyed by an orbital satellite missiles, ejection seat additional launch, his plane destroyed but is doesn't rescue him.
Battle above the desert planet, in the same space leading to the desert
Loss of tons of ships, artsy direction
Mercenaries hired to defend the farmworld (one merc ship has cloaking device and fast speed, advanced armor, heavy weapons)
Nuclear overblast in First Landing
Government battleships come to the aid of the rag-tag private AF
Residents watch outside a window on a space station