• 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

Paradise Airbridge KMCO-MDPC

We invite you to participate this Friday, March 12, starting at 21z in our HQ Airbridge event : "Paradise Airbridge" which consists of massively moving traffic on an air bridge from Orlando (KMCO) to the Airport Punta Cana (MDPC) We will have full ATC coverage on the entire event and valid for the HQ Award report

[UA+IT] Lviv - Venice Cultural Airbridge

Dear pilots, IVAO UA and IT are pleased to invite you to participate in Venice - Lviv dual cultural airbridge Fly between Lviv (UKLL) and Venice (LIPZ) with our ATC’s providing professional service throughout the route We’re waiting for you all!

[XC] Aruba Fly-In

Fly in and out of Beatrix Airport (TNCA), expect full staff at the airport while applying real life procedures

[DE,IT] Nuremberg-Palermo Airbridge

Palermo ist he capital of the autonomous region of Sicily in Italy With over 25000km², Sicily ist he largest island in the Mediterranean Sea We are pleased to invite you to an airbridge event (both-way) between the Sicilian capital airport Palermo (LICJ) and the airport of the second largest capital of Bavaria, Nuernberg (EDDN) on the 14th March 2021 Between 16z and 20z you have the choice: from the south of Italy up to the homeland, or the other way

[16 MAR | 17z - 20z] [XU] Shannon Fly-In

Shannon has recently had some new scenery released by Boundless Simulations for X-Plane 11 IVAO XU are inviting you to test out the new scenery by joining us on the 16th March 2021 for a Shannon Fly-In

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Why Choose Us

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Best Software
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Global coverage
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