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|A Stargate Atlantis episode|
|Atlantis is targeted by the Asuran satellite weapon.|
|Episode Nb|| Season 3|
|Directed by|| |
|Written by|| |
|Director of photography||Brenton Spencer|
|Original air date|| United States: June 22, 2007|
United Kingdom: March 14, 2007
|An unstoppable energy weapon leaves Atlantis under seige after Earth launches a preemptive attack against the Replicator home world.|
- "First Strike" is the 20th episode of Stargate Atlantis Season 3.
- This episode is part 1 of 3. It is followed by "Adrift" and "Lifeline".
- This is the debut of two reccuring characters in the series: Colonel Abraham Ellis (played by Michael Beach) and Dr. Jennifer Keller (played by Jewel Staite).
- Jewel Staite had already played the character of Ellia, a Wraith female in the Atlantis Season 2 episode "Instinct".
Facts about "First Strike"
|Airing date||June 22, 2007 +|
|Airing date UK||March 14, 2007 +|
|Directed by||Martin Wood +|
|Director of photography||Brenton Spencer +|
|Edited by||Mike Banas +|
|Episode number||20 +|
|Episode title||"First Strike" +|
|Infobox image||First Strike.jpg +|
|Month-Day airing UK||March 14 +|
|Month-Day airing USA||June 22 +|
|Season||Stargate Atlantis Season 3 +|
|Series||Stargate Atlantis +|
|Written by||Martin Gero +|