They would need to take over Gibraltar first and then sail through the big Atlantic…… Not sure if they can pull this off before the USA kicks them out.
I know it’ll never happen. I just wanted to know for fun
We had an interesting situation come up in a game today. UK’s capital was under German control, and the US had re-captured Gibraltar from Italy, thereby claiming control of it. During the US Purchase Units phase, the US bought an airbase, intending to place it on Gibraltar. During the same US turn, the US liberated the UK. There was then some debate about what happens to the yet-unbuilt airbase.
From what we deduced, the rules demand the following:
Can I get an official ruling on whether the above conclusions are the correct interpretation of the rules?
Thank you. That was the conclusion we reached, and the airbase ended up, rather uselessly, on the West Indies.