• IVAO is excited to announce that we will be attending
    the European Flightsimulation Conference near
    Berlin-Schönefeld Airport this March
  • 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

[XA] RFE Boston

The North America Region will handle out a Real Flight Event (RFE) at Boston (KBOS/BOS) Airport, on Saturday, Feb 13th, 2016, from 1800Z (1300AM EST) to 0000Z (1900PM EST) We have a lot of flights available to give you the most realistic experience as possible Flight Booking System: Click here! ATC Booking System: Click here! We are looking forward to welcome you at Boston!

Oceanic Valentines Day 2016

Don't have a Valentine this year No Worries mate !! Come fly with your mates accross the ditch from Sydney to Auckland (Australia to New Zealand)

[BE] Live Demo - Brussels Fly-In/Out

IVAO Belgium has been invited by Flight Simulator Club Belgium to set up a demo on their 25th anniversary For this occasion we created a Fly In/Out event at Brussels Airport Saturday and Sunday from 9z - 16z we will open up Brussels Tower with Tower view live from location while giving the visitors, which include media/press, an explanation on what IVAO is and how it works For this to work out well we need YOU to bring us some traffic!

[ES]Carnival Event 2016!

On Sunday 14th February, from 16z until 20z the Carnival 2016 event will take place, where you will be able to fly from Jerez Airport (LEJR) to both airports in Tenerife, Tenerife North (GCXO) and Tenerife South (GCTS)

[CZ] London lowcost air-bridge

Dear pilots, this time we will try to fill up the airspace between London airports and Prague FIR as much as possible As the title indicates, the condition of participation in this event is to fly some real flight between London and Czech republic with lowcost airline, which operates on airport which you choose

[UA] Kyiv - Odessa Airbridge

The Ukrainian division are pleased to announce the airbridge between 2 famous and biggest airports in Ukraine - Kyiv (Borispil') and Odessa! The event will take place on 19 February between 18z-20z Fly and enjoy full ATC service between this airports!

Iceland Fly-In / Fly-Out

We welcome Iceland to the Nordic Region division! An exciting island with beautiful landscapes and some fine airports We're celebrating this with a special event for Iceland: Iceland Fly-In / Fly-Out | Friday February 19th 18z - 22z All relevant ATC stations in Icelandic airspace will be covered, providing you with a historic opportunity to fly to, from and in Iceland with full ATC coverage! Sjáumst á Íslandi! See you in Iceland!

[GB+HQ] The Atlantic Crossing

IVAO United Kingdom and Ireland along with the North American Division and IVAO Headquarters are pleased to announce the latest Atlantic Crossing On Saturday 20th February 2016, IVAO UK as well as a number of other European Divisions will be lit up with controllers as we head westbound towards the North America Just like before each division has selected a number of airports that they will be staffing for the event

Real Flight Event - Brussels

The Belgian division is pleased to present you their next event called "Brussels Real Flight Event" It will take place on Sunday, the 21st of February, 2016 from 12z to 20z Every ATC position will be staffed in order to simulate the same environment as it would be in real life around Brussels

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