IVAO Russian Federation and Kazakhstan Division
Divisional Special Operations Department is active
You may check archive data for SO events organised before 01 December 2018.
The Special Operations are important part of real world aviation and it is also an important part of IVAO and its aviation simulation community. Special Operations include, but are not limited to: Coast Guard operations, firefighting, search and rescue operations, lifeliners, police operations, all flights that are performed in accordance with rules and procedures other than those that fully comply with ICAO SARPs or other civil rules and procedures. Controlling military units and other units other than civil ATS responsible for aforementioned flights (activities) also fall under the framework of Special Operations.
To regulate the special operations in XR MCD Special Operations Department has being opened the department is responsible for the flights of state and experimental aviation within the division, SO events, SO tour and SO documents. The department is leaded by the Special Operations Coordinator (SOC) and Special Operations Assistant Coordinator (SOAC).
The XR SO department was established in 2011. Since that moment the development of special operations in Russia begun and later the XR MCD So activities has being accommodated.
The main task of Special Operations Department in the XR MCD is to popularize special operations in the division and to enhance division member’s knowledge in special operations area.Please find information on SO in XR division in this information booklet
Divisional Special Operations Order
Divisional Special Operations Order (SO Order) is a mechanism by which information of a lasting and mandatory character relating to SO matters of a particular IVAO division is made available to IVAO users. Compliance with divisional SO Order is mandatory when operating within the concerned division. SO Order is prepared by divisional authorities.
Refer to IVAO SO Regulations for network SO rules.