• 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

[HQ+UA] Boryspil Winter RFE 2021

On Saturday, January 23, 2021, from 10:00z to 18:00z, the Ukrainian IVAO division invites you to our next large event - Boryspil RFE We invite each of you to join us at Kyiv Boryspil (UKBB) airport - to enjoy real flights under the control of a professional ATC, for which our controllers will gather in the heart of Kiev all together! Just choose your favorite flight and book it! We are waiting for you all!


Welcome to the WHITE WALL 2021 Exercise! The main objective of this event is to perform a PAR approach and Low Level or Instrumental navigation training This is the first time for an international event where this kind of Approach method has been utilized

[DZ + ES] Algiers - Madrid Airbridge

A beautiful event between Algiers and Madrid will be take place on Saturday 23th of January

[23 JAN | 20z - 22z] [XC+FR] Antilles Airbridge

Fly between Sint-Maarten and Fort de France, expect full ATC coverage

[HQ+XB] Brussels Mega Slot Event 2021

The BeLux division invites you to its fifth Mega Slot Event, taking place at Brussels Airport Book your inbound and/or outbound slot and get to experience the unique atmosphere during busy airport operations!

[SI+XN] Ljubljana - Billund AirBridge

Slovenian and Nordic region divisions are proud to present a double AirBridge from/to Ljubljana (LJLJ) and Billund (EKBI) We will wait for you all!

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Why Choose Us

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Best Software
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Global coverage
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