The Shadow Hawkillegal mercenaries consists of a F-117A Nighthawk stealth ground attack aircraft. It is effective against structures.
It appears in the campaign in the middle of the Taklamakan Desert Siege during the last days of the Day of the Consortium. It carried a powerful chemical that would burn and wipe out the X-357 virus, it was Richter's task to eliminate the anti-aircraft positions around the shuttle before it appeared. Richter was successful, and the payload was successfully delivered.