On the 19th of November, 1942, the troops from three fronts of the Soviet army began a counter-offensive near Stalingrad. As a result of one of the fiercest battles in world history, Operation Uranus saw Soviet troops completely encircle the German group besieging the city. In honour of this, simple battle tasks will be available in War Thunder that you can perform in random battles to get useful rewards.

From 11:00 GMT on the 19th of November until 11:30 GMT on the 22nd of November

Completing the “Operation Uranus” tasks will bring you a battle trophy with one of the following rewards:
  • 20-50% RP booster for 3-10 battles
  • 20-50% SL booster for 3-10 battles
  • 3-5 universal backup vehicles
  • Random camouflage for ground vehicles of rank I-III for USSR or Germany from among those available to obtain in-game through achievements or purchase for GE.
  • 1 day premium account
Destroy 40/20/20 (AB/RB/SB) enemies whilst controlling specified vehicles in random battles

Tasks can be completed only on vehicles from the list:

  • [Т-70, GAZ-MM (72K), Т-34 (1941), Т-34 (1st Gv.T.Br.), Т-34 (1942),Т-34E STZ, М-3 Medium, BM-8-24, BM-13N, KV-1S, KV-1 (L-11), Il-2 (1941), Il-2 (1942), Il-2-37, Yak-1B, La-5, Yak-9[/list]
    • [Sd.Kfz 6/2, Pz.III L, StuG III F, Panzerjäger 1, Marder III, Pz.IV F2, Pz.IV G, Pz.35 (t), Pz.38 (t) F, Sd.Kfz. 251/10, Bf 109 F-4, Bf 109 G-2, Bf 109 G-2 (Romania), Ju 87 B-2, Ju 87 D-3[/list]
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      The War Thunder Team
9 days ago - /u/ - Direct link
A lil somethin somethin: You can find the details for this event on the announcement page here.