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Operation Hacienda, 8 hour MilSim, Bellurgan Park

  • 29-09-2020 6:53pm
    Closed Accounts Posts: 153 ✭✭ markomongo

    Tickets for Operation Hacienda go live tonight at 19:00.
    Tickets will be available through BPA website:

    Each faction has a separate payment button. Once paid your place is secure, scroll down and fill out the registration form immediately after booking.

    Available tickets:
    FARC - 28 places.
    Colombian National Army/DEA - 42 places.

    If you have transferred your ticket from Operation Riptide you do not need to fill out a registration form.

    Event Page:



    The Colombian National Army has identified a FARC guerrilla stronghold in the Putumayo department of southwest Columbia. The Southern Bloc of the FARC have used the Andean highlands to their advantage and this area is where the roots of the organisation lie. As such, the region is also believed to be harbouring some dissident FARC commanders and continuity elements who are operating outside of the peace accord ratified on November 30th, 2016.
    Columbian intelligence has identified the presence of the renowned 14th Front leader Jose Benito Cabrera Cuevas in the region and suspect the stronghold is being used as a staging and training area for dissident FARC fighters and continuity elements. Large heavy weapons caches are suspected to be stored in ammo dumps in the surrounding mountains and the cocoa plantations which have always been a primary source of guerrilla funding can be easily controlled from the advantageous high ground.

    With the support of specialist elements from the United States DEA, Columbian Task Force, combined with shared intelligence from Ecuadorian military a planned operation code named 'Operation Hacienda' is set to take place in the coming week to neutralise the stronghold, apprehend high ranking FARC HVT's and destroy any ammo caches or drug supplies in the region.

    Columbian National Army 75th Battalion/DEA (50 places)
    Headgear requirement: Boonie hats, helmets.
    Uniform recommendation: Full OD/ranger green, full grey, full black, or matching camo fatigues.
    Any colour load bearing equipment or boonie allowed.

    FARC Guerrillas (50 places).
    Headgear requirement: Bandannas or baseball caps.
    Uniform recommendation: Columbian Guerrilla or PMC style loadout, civilian clothing mixed in with military equipment, shirts, denim jeans, workwear, civilian street clothing etc.
    You may wear camo trousers as long as you have a civilian style top.
    Any colour load bearing equipment is allowed.

    2 CAT Tourniquets are required for this event.

    Standard MilSim ruleset will apply with additional protocols for Covid-19.

    Tickets that are available will be sold on Tuesday 29/09/20 at 19:00.
    Tickets €40.

    ORBATS and Operation orders: Wednesday 30/09/20
    Tickets will be available on our website -
    Age limit: 15.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 153 ✭✭ markomongo

    FARC guerrilla places all sold out. Down to the remaining 15 for CNA/DEA side.

  • Registered Users Posts: 31,993 ✭✭✭✭ o1s1n

    Delighted to hear this is selling out and there's so much interest. Would have headed along but I've something on that weekend. Really jealous of everyone going!

  • Registered Users Posts: 31,493 ✭✭✭✭ Gatling

    o1s1n wrote: »
    Delighted to hear this is selling out and there's so much interest. Would have headed along but I've something on that weekend. Really jealous of everyone going!

    Their events usually sell out in minutes for the most part

    Langley , Virginia