Despite its efficiency, the route was a tightly held secret by the Empire. It was in fact due to the presence of the secret Scarl shipyard on this route. After the Empire abandoned its shipyard facilities at Fondor, the secrecy surrounding the route kept it hidden from all but the best informed spacers.
Behind the scenes
- The New Jedi Order: Agents of Chaos II: Jedi Eclipse (First appearance)
- Legacy of the Force: Revelation