• Work as an Air Traffic Controller
    IVAO allows you to work just as a real air traffic controller would
    directing traffic on the airfield or from your radar
    as an approach or area controller
  • Take to the Skies as a pilot
    Fly your aeroplane in a busy environment just like a real pilot
    You can fly visually from smaller airfields or join the jets
    waiting departure from the worlds’ busiest airfields
  • Join our global community
    IVAO is more than just flying and controlling, it is about being
    part of a community of over 170,000 members in over 50
    countries who share your passion for aviation

International Virtual Aviation Organisation

The International Virtual Aviation Organisation, IVAO for short, was founded in 1998 to provide an online platform for flight simulation enthusiasts to enjoy their hobby in a simulated real-world environment, in company of other people, flying or providing Air Traffic Control services.

  • Our community already has hundereds of thousands of members from around the world
  • We create and supply the software you need to connect to the network
  • We provide comprehensive training allowing you to develop your skills
  • All our services are free and always will be

Upcoming Events

[CO] La Ruta Del Cafe

The IVAO COLOMBIA division invites you to participate in our next event LA RUTA DEL CAFE ; In Colombia we have a region called "Eje Cafetero" and is composed of 3 cities: Manizales, Armenia and Pereira The main idea of the event is to fill these 3 destinations, You can take off or land in any of these 3 cities, Come and join us in this event! EVENT DETAILS Date: Sunday, April 22, 2018 Time: 1800z - 2300z (1300 - 1800 HCL) Division: Colombia Airports: SKMZ (Manizales), SKPE (Pereira), SKAR (Armenia)

[CH+IT] LSZH - LIPE Airbridge

Dear Pilots, On Sunday 22th April 2018 from 19z to 21z we are happy to invite you to a new airbridge! You are invited to fly between Italy and Switzerland and try two of the most beautiful airports in Europe: Bologna LIPE and Zurich LSZH Needless to say, full ATC coverage will be provided, in total spirit "As real as it gets"! We are waiting for you!

[23 APR| 18.00z - 21.00z] [TR] Fly With your Child Event

As IVAO Turkey Division, We'd like to introduce you the 23rd April National Sovereignty and Children’s Day Event We celebrate our National Sovereignty and Children’s Day by flying to LTBA - Istanbul Atatürk International Airport The whole IVAO family is invited to this activity with their children, nephews and cousins

[24 APR | 17z-20z] [PL] Challenging night - EPWA Single Runway Operations

From 16th to 29th April there is a maintance on rwy 11/29 in EPWA, which orders it to its closure Additionally taxiways N1, N2, N3 and A5 and A6 between G, and A5 will be closed - Single Runway Operations only!

[ 28 APR | 13z - 18z ][ FR+PT+MA+SN ] PARIS DAKAR RALLY

Yeah It is this time of year again The time when you can hear the engines roaring in the quiet of the desert Portugal, France, Senegal and Morroco divisions are proud to invite you to race for the Paris-Dakar In the air!

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