2 months after the events in Tripoli, Protected by Ravencroft mercenaries, Khan - a wealthy Hamas supporter - and Ahmad - a black market arms dealer - were able to meet and forge an alliance, establishing effective pipelines for drugs and arms in and out of Syria. Using mercenaries to destroy and turn assets belonging to their main competitors, Ahmad was also able to seize control of Tripoli, strengthening his position as a major player in the black market arms trade.
Despite this, Mossad were able to snatch Samir Khoury - Ahmad's chief lieutenant in Lebanon. In the weeks that followed, the Israelis were able to extract and verify key pieces of intelligence that led to the discovery of an arms smuggling ring, moving funds and assets between Lebanon, Marseilles, and Merka - a port town in Somalia.
After the withdrawal of African Union troops in 2016, Merka has become a known Al Shabaab stronghold, its port enabling a wide range of smuggling operations. It is believed that Merka has since become a major hub for the financing of terrorism and arms proliferation. Plans to retake the city are already in motion...
We are proud to offer Operation Callisto as the final instalment of our 4 part series for 2017. The games will be held at “The Billet – Malta Barracks” in Aldershot. The Billet offers an intense CQB experience that will mean fast paced up close action.
We’ll start the day with a couple of head-to-heads to get everyone familiar with the site and will then be straight into multi-objective tactical scenarios. The afternoon will be used for our “Tac Ops” events that offer a unique change of pace and a more cerebral experience.
Timings for the day are as below:
0900 - arrival
1000 - safety brief/intro
1030 - game on
1300 - break (approx)
1330 - game on
1600 – endex
The site is located off Forge Lane in Aldershot (GU11 2RE).
Please note that LUNCH IS NOT PROVIDED, and there is no site shop or hire equipment. Players will be expected to bring their own food, water, and consumables.
Attendance entitles you to one Years free Membership
We look forward to seeing you there!