• 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 210,000 members in over 80
    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 hundreds 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

[13 DEC | 17Z-21Z][SI] Ljubljana and Slovenia Award Event

You are able to fly-in or fly-out from Slovenian international airports as a IFR traffic or from smaller airfields as a VFR traffic You can also participate in our competition where pilots will compete agains each other The competition will be divided into two parts, the IFR and the VFR part The pilot with the most flights, in particular group, will get a nice present from our event partners

[HQ, XN] Rovaniemi X-Mas Fly-Inn 2019

There’s one moment in Our Division Year, when lots pilots around the world prepare their aircraft for flying in Finnish Lapland They’ll face the North-wind, the Snow and why not the amazing Northern LightsLadies and Gentlemen the IVAO Nordic Region is announcing this year's Rovaniemi Christmas Fly-in On the 14th, ATC will be opening up positions from 17-22 Zulu so get planning! As a large amounts of flights are expected, to make life as easy as possible for you and ATC please have up to date Airac and charts on board


We are pleased to invite you to the ARGENTINA ANNIVERSARY event taking place on December 14th from 22:00 to 00:00 UTC We arrive at 700000 Hours OnLine and want to celebrate with YOU

[HQ+ID+XO] Northern Eastern Airbridge

Northern-Eastern Airbridge The Oceanic Region and Indonesia Division would like to invite all Pilots and ATCs to join us for Northern - Eastern AirbridgeEvent The event will be held between RAAF Base Tindal (YPTN) in Katherine, Northen of Australia and Sentani Airport (WAJJ) in Jayapura, Papua, Indonesia We invite you to join us The whole event will be on December 15, 2019, from 09:00z to 15:00z

[SO event][ID] Operation Development

Special Operation Event: Sky Guard Indonesia is a group which operate in the Special Operations Wolrd On December 16 2016, SGI was officially accepted as a member of Special Operations Group headed by the ID - SOD This will be the third year of Sky Guard Indonesia operating as an arm of IVAO Indonesia, especially concerning the area of Special Operations The Sky Guard Indonesia is still young, indeed, but the developments we have seen within Sky Guard Indonesia during the three years are a sign that Sky Guard Indonesia must continue its development To celebrate the third year of SGI flying in the virtual skies, we cordially invite you all to participate in the mission Operation Development, which reflects the desire of SGI to continue to develop the exciting world of special operations Event Master Plan is provided on the HQ-SOD website Participants registration is required on the HQ-SOD website

[HQ+RELAY+SK+PL] Santa's Urgent Delivery

Dear pilots, listen up! Christmas is right behind the door and the last presents are being delivered around the globe There is one small problem though! Santa leaves for his tour around the world and he needs a help from you to deliver the presents around Slovakia! Therefore, he decided, that he will leave the presents in the port of Gdansk You will pick the presents from the Gdansk airport and head to Bratislava to deliver the first batch of presents Yes, just the first batch The other half of the presents still needs to be delivered to the other side of the country - Košice You as the pilots will split into teams of two, where the first pilot will fly from Gdansk to Bratislava Right after the first pilot lands in Bratislava, second pilot can take-off from Bratislava and head to Košice to finish this relay As Santa is too good, he decided to give a prize of 4 products to two randomly chosen teams One team = two pilots, one product for each pilot That means, that just a week before Christmas, 4 of you will be leaving this event with even a better mood after receiving the prize from our event sponsor - Drzewiecki Design

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