• IVAO is Celebrating
    Our 20th Anniversary
    1998 - 2018
  • 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

[21 DIC | 20z - 00z] [UY+HQ] MONTEVIDEO FLY IN / OUT

This December 22nd we are waiting for you in the last event of the year by IVAO Uruguay! It will consist of a Fly In-Out SUMU, Carrasco International Airport, the main air terminal in the country From 20: 00Z until 00: 00Z the next day we will be waiting for you with full ATC, so you can enjoy your flight more

[SI+HQ] Celebrating 55 years of Ljubljana Airport FlyIn

We would like to welcome you to the IVAO Slovenia Division » Celebrating 55 years of Ljubljana Airport « FLY IN EVENT The event will be on 23rd December 2018 between 1500z to 1900z The airport was officially opened in December 1963, while the regular flights from the new airport at Brnik began in January 1964 Every year more and more passengers travel from/to Ljubljana Airport In 2016 there where more than 1 400 000 passengers

[CZ] Traditional flight from Prague to Samedan 2018

Annual event of the Czech division – groupflight from Prague to Samedan

[DE+TR] Years end flight 2018

The year is coming to an end and we want to finish it traditionally with the year-end flight We therefore cordially invite you, together with the Turkish Division, to this year's year-end flight on 30122018 to catch the year with many other flight enthusiasts with a flight between Cologne (EDDK) or Dresden (EDDC) to the largest Turkish airport, Istanbul Ataturk (LTBA) to complete German ATC coverage awaits you between 1330z and 1630z - ATC in Istanbul is set from 17z to 19z In this period (17z to 19z) should therefore be your landing As a small bonus you can expect a follow-me-service on site

[XU] The 5.5 Degree Challenge

For the first event of the year we are giving you a little challenge London City has a 55 Degree Glide Path, the steepest in the United Kingdom Flying the ILS is simple and easy so we're going to change it up a bit We are making the ILS unavailable for the evening Pilots will only be allowed to conduct a Visual approach to the field So, are you able to take on the hardest approach in the UK


Enjoy this wonderful event along the Chilean coast

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