• 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

[ID] Indonesia CAT-A Medical Assistance

A Naval Ship on the sea not far from the central city of Surabaya need help to evacuate fire victims They are in emergency condition As the Pilot you are requested to rescue them and bring them to the Naval Hospital Your tasks it fly from Juanda Int’l Airport (SUB/WARR) fly direct to Naval Ship Coordinates and then pick fire victims and then fly direct to Naval Hospital, the last you should return to base Fly below 4000 feet AGL when you enroute this mission

[RU] Formula 1: Russian GP 2017

Dear Pilots! 28-30 April 2017 in Sochi the 4th leg of Formula One World Championship will take place We invite every one on 29 of April from 14z-18z to fly to Sochi providing airtransport support, carrying on board members of any F1 team or passengers and visitors

[DZ+SN] Airbridge DAUH-GABS

Senegalese and Algerian Division is proud to annouce you a creation of an Airbridge enter Oued Irara & Bamako

[NO] Longyearbyen Svalbard Midnight Sun Fly-In

Join our unique midnight fly-in to Longyearbyen (ENSB) event! Enjoy full ATC coverage and daylight at midnight! On Saturday April 29th from 19z til 22z our controllers will be waiting for you!

[PT] Operation Mitra

Our next Special Ops operation is here! This will be an easy one, dropping some chutes over Santa Maria All info and briefing on the forum

[MA + DZ + TN]The Great Maghreb Event V4

Here we are like every year since 4 years now ,To strengthen and renew ties of brotherhood which are forged from centuries, it's now our turn to maintain this connection and illuminating the Maghreb airspace with an airbridge between the 3 major cities of the Great Maghreb,which are :
Casablanca (GMMN), Algiers (DAAG) and Tunis Carthage (DTTA)
The Moroccan, the Algerian, and the Tunisian divisions are pleased to welcome you to the 4th edition of: THE GREAT MAGHREB EVENT

[AR+HQ] Argentina 500000

IVAO Argentina reaches 500000 hours online and we want to celebrate them together

We will be waiting for you with 24 full control hours on the entire national territory

[SN + MA] AirBridge Dakar - Agadir

Moroccan and Senegalese Division are proud to present you the airbridge that will take place on May 05th, 2017 from 1800 zulu to 2200 zulu between Agadir and Dakar Airports !
We are currently looking for air traffic controllers to take over our airspace

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