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 250.000+ 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

[31 MAR | 17z - 19z] [CH+AT] Dangerous Airports Airbridge | Sion <-> Innsbruck

The Austrian and Swiss divisions are proud to present their annual Airbridge between their dangerous airports SION (LSGS) and INNSBRUCK (LOWI)

[01 APR | 03z - 21z] [HQ+DE] Frankfurt RFE

You liked the Berlin RFO Were stepping it up a level! On 01042023 you have from 03z to 21z the chance to push Frankfurt Airport to its limit At this years Frankfurt RFE you have the option to book flights out of 1100 real flights and enjoy one or more flights of your choice with full ATC coverage!


This is not a joke! Spring is only just beginning, and after a cold winter, French and Greek tourists are ready to go on holiday Greek and French divisions invite you on Saturday, April 1st from 12:00 UTC to 17:00 UTC for a dual European airbridge between Bordeaux (LFBD) and Thessaloniki (LGTS)

[02 APR | 10z - 19z] [HQ+IR+FR+XR+XT+AT+GR+XG+IN] Destination Iran

Nowruz meaning new day in Persian is the Persian new year, which is celebrated all around the world by various ethnolinguistic groups This year we in the Iranian division alongside our friends in Austrian, Greek, Russia, and Kazakhstan, Gulf, France, India, and the South Caucasus divisions have decided to throw the biggest event the Iranian division has seen to date, to celebrate this happening

[02 APR | 20z - 22z] [AR] Remembrance to the fallen

IVAO Argentina division is pleased to invite you to participate in the event REMEMBRANCE TO THE FALLEN which will take place on April 2 from 20 to 22 UTC, all flying together towards Río Gallegos (SAWG), honoring our fallen

[06 APR | 22z - 02z] [XS] Airbridge MROC - MPTO

Central America region is pleased to present you with this interesting Central America Airbridge between San José (MROC) - Tocumen (MPTO), we will offer ATC Coverage from Ground Tower, Approach, and Center, you will be able to get more experiences on performing the best approach and even one of the most challenge parallel approaches into Tocumen Panama take in consideration the terrain that surrounds the airport

Why Choose Us

Other networks exist offering similar services, but none can match IVAO!

Best software
Best training
Global coverage
Largest community
Free to use

Network Activity

Current connections on our global network of servers and the peak concurrent connections for the last 24 hours.




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