• 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

[ID] RFE: Jakarta!

IVAO Indonesia proudly present our first Real Flight Event in 2017 Real Flight Event (RFE) is one event that simulate fully real operation procedure This briefing document is contain many information for Pilots and ATCs We need to count your full cooperation

[UA+RO] The Friendly Visit: Bucharest - Kharkiv Airbridge

IVAO Ukraine and IVAO Romania are proud to present our first joint event!

This time we invite everyone to join the airbridge between Bucharest and Kharkiv A full ATC service along all route will be provided!

The idea is just simple - choose the airplane, departure airport and fly in timeframe provided (18z - 21z)! Of course, the airbridge is both side, so you can depart from any of this 2 airports!

[FR+MA] Airbridge Marrakech - Montpellier

The winter is coming to an end, while waiting for the return of the summer sweetness The divisions Morocco and France invites you to an Airbridge between Marrakech and Montpellier to do a good sun cure!
See you on Friday 24th March between 19: 00z and 23: 00z from Marrakech (GMMX) or Montpellier (LFMT)

[XB] PDE - BeLux at Skywonder

IVAO BeLux is kicking of the new PDE season with a participation at Skywonder, a free time aviation fair for all enthousiastics of aviation from drones over PPL training to simulator aviation

[ES] [PDE] RFO Madrid LEMD + 08:00Z Live Event (ETSIAE)

On Saturday, March 25th, at 8:00 am, the Madrid Airsim Meeting will begin at the Higher Technical School of Aeronautics and Space Engineering (ETSIAE), where IVAO ES will be present, and conclude at 19:00

Among the various activities offered by IVAO ES, is the event Real Flights Operations RFO, which simulates the actual flights of a regular day of Adolfo Suárez - Madrid Barajas airport during that time slot

Now more than "real as it gets" !!


IVAO India Events Department welcomes all IVAO Pilots to our upcoming CHENNAI FLY IN/OUT event at Chennai (ICAO: VOMM)

Event is scheduled for Saturday 25th March 2017 from 1530Z to 1830Z 

During one session of the event time, IVAO India HQ is also expected to organize ADC Exam
All Pilots & ATC taking part in this event will be awarded 1 award points 
Click Here to goto Award Points List

[XA+DO] Caribbean Crossfire: Miami <-> Punta Cana

The IVAO-DO and IVAO-XA invites you to participate in the "Air Bridge KMIA-MDPC" event

Sunday 03/26/2017 18:00z-22:00z

About the event:
KMIA (Miami Intl) and MDPC (Punta Cana) will be fully staffed; You can choose the direction

[CL] Visitando el desierto de Atacama

Ivao Chile te invita a es te puente aereo con full pilotos y ATC te esperamos

[CZ+AT] Airbridge Prague - Linz

On Tuesday, March 28th will take place event of Czech and Austrian division Airbridge between Prague and Linz will start at 17:00UTC The most experienced ATC controllers will handle your flight from start-up, clearance, and taxi until your arrival to the stand at Prague or Linz

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