A typical block one vessel, such as the Pegasus carried a peacetime load of 200 vipers, 2.5 times that of the Jupiter. These were broken down into 10 squadrons of 20 vipers a peace, with two of these squadrons serving in a reserve role. In addition they carried around 50 Raptors. Squadrons were coded blue, red, green, yellow, orange, purple, black, white, and reserve squadrons gold and silver.