SO Events

Special Operations Events is the major part of what HQ–SOD offers to the IVAO community. Even though most of SO activity is taking place every day network-wide without prior coordination, SO Events are the special occasions when IVAO SO enthusiasts gather together for the purpose of performing coordinated missions. On average 2 SO events take place every month.

Find out more about SO Events by expanding FAQ data blocks on the right.

No SO events are planned.

Operation Crowded Skies 2018


Republic of the Congo, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Somalia, Uganda

01 December, 2018    18:00Z

Humanitarian aid


IVAO Operation Crowded Skies 2018 special operations event

Our ambition is to offer SO-specific missions at Crowded Skies every year. This year's Crowded Skies Event has the very special motto "20 years anniversary" and Special Operations have always been a part of IVAO in the last 20 years. In the future the importance of SO will increase even more.

This year, we want to focus on a very important non-military mission type. We are talking about “Humanitarian aid”. The missions this year take place in Central and East ...


You may check archive data for SO events organised before 01 December 2018.

IVAO Special Operations flights