European first alternate route
b. African Deployment Routes
(1) Primary Route
(a) Using the Azores route, depots are placed at Pease
AFB, New Hampshire; St. John's, Newfoundland; Lajes Air Base, Azores;
Brest, France; and in the FRG (Figure 13, page 28).
(b) Stateside, the self-deploying unit's S3/G3 actually
plans the routes into the appropriate area from the FRG to the
The FRG serves as the staging area for further
deployment into the African continent.