• 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

[XG+EG] Abu Dhabi to Cairo

The XG and EG Divisions would like to invite all of your divisions to their upcoming event, which is "Abu Dhabi to Cairo Airbridge" with Full ATC all the way

[AT+XU] EGCC - LOWW Dual Airbridge

We are happy to invite you to fly across Europe and explore Austria as well as England!

[XB] Turnaround Challenge @ BRU

Parking brake on, engine start levers cutoff, shutdown checklist, deboarding, walkaround, flightdeck preparation, boarding, IFR clearance,… Turning around an aircraft can be challenging at times There is always one certainty though: a good preparation is an absolute key factor in order to have a smooth outcome Try it yourself, the BeLux division invites you to its first turnaround challenge event!

[XN] Reykjavik Blues Fly-In

"In keeping with tradition, there will be three evening concerts at the Reykjavík Hilton Nordica during the week before Easter, on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday The official afterhours Blues Club will be at the Hilton Reykjavík Nordica following the three main stage concerts This is a hotspot where anything can happen and guests are sure to enjoy great entertainment far into the late night hours"


A beautiful skill event is coming into LEST 30 March, friday is the day, we are waiting you between 16z - 20z You dare it

[XO] Across The Ditch

The Oceanic Region would like to invite all Members of IVAO to join us for a flight across the ditch from YSSY Sydney to NZAA Auckland This will give Pilots the opportunity to fly in one large group across the Tasman to New Zealand from Australia with ATC services all the way Brush up on your Oceanic Procedures as Position Reports will be mandatory for this event!

[ES] MAD - LPA Airbridge

Each year, we make an air bridge between airports with a large influx of traffic This year we connect Madrid with Gran Canaria We have a large number of slots available, so that the reality is even greater ]¡¡¡DON'T SKIP THAT, WE WAIT YOU!!!


We offer you a very short and easy flight, taking about one hour, during the Online Evening of our divisions Choose any aircraft you like and enjoy full ATC coverage on this airbridge in both directions between the airports of Geneva (LSGG) and Brussels (EBBR)

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Why Choose Us

Other networks exist offering similar services, but none can match IVAO!

Best Software
Best training
Global coverage
Largest community

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