• 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

[DZ+CH] Algiers - Geneva Airbridge

IVAO Algeria and IVAO Switzerland organize an Air Bridge between Algiers and Geneva Airports Come and join us on Friday 07th May 2021 from 14z - 18z as we provide FULL ATC between the two airports

[CZ+XN] Aalborg – Prague Airbridge

Together with the IVAO Nordic division, we are bringing you an airbridge between Aalborg and Prague Many of you have surely never been to this inconspicuous but interesting airport, so let's pay a visit to the castle of the eels Come join into an airbridge to the north of Prague!

[XE] Regional Pair

Weekend nights are perfect timing for short and regional hops With the Regional Pair event coming, you will depart from Clark, the Philippines, and head towards the former Portuguese colony of Macau Take this opportunity to enjoy the fun of flying at smaller airports! The whole event will be on 8 May 2021, from 1200z to 1600z

[UA+TR] Black Sea Connection

Dear pilots, IVAO UA and TR would like to invite you to participate in Black Sea Connection Fly between Istanbul (LTFM) and Odessa (UKOO) with our ATC’s providing professional service throughout the route We’re waiting for you all!

[HQ+PT] Lisboa Spring Fly-In/Out

This event is based on inbound and outbound flights to Lisboa airport that will be fully covered with ATC Service during the published timeframe

[DE] Stuttgart RFO

Baden-Wuerttemberg's capital city is calling! Stuttgart aerodrome ist the biggest airport in Baden-Wuerttemberg and had got the sixth most passengers in 2019 Therefore, Stuttgart is one of the most important hubs in Baden-Wuerttemberg, whether if virtual or in real life The German Event Department invites you to the Stuttgart Real Flight Operation event on 09th May of 2021 from 13z to 19z!

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