• 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

[UA] Visit Odesa Fly-In/Out

Dear pilots, IVAO UA would like to invite you to participate in visit Odesa Fly to Odesa (UKOO) or from Odesa (UKOO) with our ATC’s providing professional service Moreover, a few weeks ago Odesa airport opened a new termnal, as well as new runway, which will be available with airac 2106 on 17th June! We’re waiting for you all!

[SI+HQ] Destination Slovenia MEGA Slot Event

IVAO Slovenia proudly presents it's first Destination Slovenia Mega Slot event! Four airports and one BUSY Slovenian Airspace Take your plane and come fly It's that simple!

[TR- XG] Last Flight to Kuwait

Recently we are lost one of our members is Tareq Alattar may Allah bless him, he was one of the best members who gives a lot for the Kuwait Division and also for us through his cooperation, so the idea for this event has come from the last flight he performed which was from LTFM to OKBK, therefore, we will be appreciated to join us for this special event to give at least something beautiful for his efforts as well as on his soul, so we invite you to participate with us to make this event memorial on his honor

[DE] Berlin FlyIn/FlyOut

892 square kilometres, 37 million inhabitants and an international airport! Of course, this is Berlin! After the closure of Tegel on 8 November 2020 and the end of its operational obligation on 5 May 2021, Berlin-Brandenburg Airport, including the former passenger terminal of the former Schönefeld Airport, will remain as Berlin's only passenger airport We are pleased to invite you to our Berlin FlyIn/Out on 19 June 2021 Depart or land between 14z and 18z at our "Berlin-Brandenburg" Airport Whether cargo, scheduled flights or VFR sightseeing - there is something for everyone on this evening!

[HQ+CZ+SK+PL+HU] V4 Countries Connection

Almost exactly a year later, we are once again bringing you the virtual air connection between the Visegrad group countries - Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary This alliance was established in 1991 to facilitate international coordination and development of these countries after their secession from the Soviet bloc Like last year you can fly VFR between Poprad and Budapest or Warsaw, or fly from Prague to Warsaw and then to Budapest The airport selection and combination is up to you!

[PT] Cascais Real Operations

Cascais Municipal Aerodrome is the base for many of the major aviation schools available in our country It is also prepared to receive international traffic, and with an airfield with capacity to accommodate 300 people it allows the operation of commercial passenger flights, such as the daily flight LPBG (Bragança) - LPVZ (Viseu) - LPCS (Cascais) - LPPM (Portimão) In order to simulate the real operation of Cascais, we invite you to participate in this event, which will give you the opportunity to know how Cascais operates in real life! From VFR and IFR traffic for training (navigations, circuits, working areas, etc) to private jet operations, you will be able to experience Cascais in a unique way!

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