Four Thousand Club
"Heat's exactly what we need - we're running low on plasma rounds. Trying to evacuate our team at the moment, the more we have to keep the cloud at bay, the better. We're also missing men; let me know if you pick up something. Should also be able to offer support if needed, I'm in the air." Which means that she also stares intently at the cloud, trying to pick out either a target, or Jerry.
"Trouble - any chance you know what kind of mecha this is? You have seen more tech from elsewhere. And know the pilot."