ALG B-1 – Asnelles-sur-Mer
Battle of Normandy
This page presents the history of ALG (Advanced Landing Groud) B-1, used by the Royal Air Force during the Battle of Normandy.
Location: Asnelles-sur-Mer, Calvados (14)
Coordinates: 49°20’25”N – 000°34’58”W
Operational period: from June 6th, 1944
Length: 600 m
Airstrip: compacted earth
Units: airstrip used for emergency landings for the benefit of the various Allied squadrons.