• 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

[PT] Francesinha Airshuttle

IVAO PT invites you to fly and join us to eat a Francesinha at Oporto

Casablanca - Dakar Airbridge

The Moroccan MA and Senegal SN divisions are proud to invite you to fly Casablanca - Dakar - Casablanca Airbridge

We will provide full ATC coverage all the way Bring your wings and take part to this amazing event

[XO] Capital Connect

Welcome to Captial Connect!

For this event, the East Coast of Australia will be lit up with ATC services for two whole hours guaranteed for full service between YSSY Sydney and YBBN Brisbane

Pilot's have a choice in this event, you can either depart YBBN Brisbane and fly to YSSY Sydney or depart YSSY Sydney and fly to YBBN Brisbane

This is a great opportunity to fly downunder under the guidance of our local Controllers With 2 hours of guaranteed ATC coverage and an approx 1hr flying time, Pilots will have plenty of time to complete a full flight with ATC coverage

Participating Pilot's will receive 1 Point for the Pilot Event Award and ATC will receive 1 Point for the ATC Event Award

[FR] RFE Paris Charles de Gaulle 2017

After a two years wait, the Paris Charles de Gaulle RFE is proud to be back for its 2017 edition

Book your flight, from the 8th January among the 740 flights available in the "Departures" and "Arrivals" menus

Come to take advantage of a complete ATC coverage by immersing you in the conditions of real traffic

« as real as it get’s »

Do not hesitate to book your flight !
(booking available on 08/01 at 1200z)

[HR+RS] VFR aside the Adria

Are you a VFR fan Then come and discover the beautiful landscape of the Adriatic Coast on trip von Split via Dubrovnik to Tivat Three challenging airports with nice panoramas and approaches We will be waiting for you!

[CO]Full ATC Night #1

IVAO Colombia Division is proudly present you our first event of this year Event is scheduled for Saturday, 21th January 2017 from 2200Z to 0500Z

Come and join us in our first event for many this year, we started with the FULL ATC NIGHT, We invite you to control in the Colombian virtual territory during part of the night on Saturday, January 21th 2017, be part of this event being ATC or Flying as a pilot

More info Here: http://coforumivaoaero/indexphptopic=2961400

Gdansk - Budapest AirBridge

Dear IVAO members,

The Poland and Hungarian divisions are pleased to announce our first in 2017 AirBridge
that will take place on 22 January between 1700Z and 2000Z
ATC coverage between Gdansk and Budapest will be provided

Let's fly and make sky crowded !

[XU] Stress The Staff

It's back, the chance that you have all been waiting for Something that will put the staff team under a lot of stress and strain Challenge the staff team

On the 24th January 2017, Gatwick will be fully staffed between the times of 18z – 21z; your challenge is to fly into or out of Gatwick to see who will crack first We hope that the pilots will be the first to crack, but you hope that the staff team controlling are going to crack first

[24 JAN | 18z] [SK+CZ] Prgue - Tatry AirBridge

Dear friends,

We are pleased to announce AirBridge between capital city of Czech Republic and beuatiful mountain airport in Slovakia
24 January 1800Z

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