• Join us in the Biggest International Event of IVAO
    Earn Aerosoft Prizes and Raise Money to Charity
  • Bogota
    Real Flight Event + Public Demonstration Event
    30th November 12z - 20z
  • 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

[TH] Loy Krathong Festival Event 2019

We would like to invite you to our Loy Krathong Festival Event 2019 on Friday, 15th of November 2019 time 1200z-1500z

[XU] Dublin Overload

Dublin airport is host to up to 740 aircraft movements per day So the United Kingdom and Ireland MCD are proud to present the Dublin Overload Bring your best wings and fly a few rotations of Ryanair or Aer Lingus or maybe even a long haul to destinations in North America the choice is yours! If you prefer to make sure the flight gets to the runway quickly or making sure the aircraft is vectored perfectly why not book a spot in the many ATC positions available! 9 hours of controlled chaos in an Irish overload!


We are on celebration! We almost reached the milestone of 6 million hours of total logged time in out division And we would like to invite all of you to reach it in our 24 hours mega event, next November 16-17th Will you miss it


Special Operations Event: Spain is preparing in-house mission to improve coordination between the Spanish Air Force and the Spanish Army by creating a Forward Operation Base (FOB) Our senior staff want to see how good the coordination between those performing air transport with planes/ helicopters (Air Force) and those transporting the material by trucks/ helicopters (Army) Our mission is transport all the needed material and drop it in a Drop Zone (D/Z) or directly take it with helicopters to the FOB


We are pleased to invite you to the FLY IN/OUT event taking place in November 16th from 21 to 23 UTC Join us making a Fly In/Out Cataratas del Iguazú (SARI)

[DE] Prop is top

Did you ever noticed the remark "Prop only" within charts And you are more than familiar with them Perfect, because you will have a lot of fun at this event Welcome to "Prop is top" on 17th November 2019 Between 18z and 21z we invite everyone to join our FlyIn/Out at Hannover (EDDV) airport The clue is in the name of the event: join it only with prop planes

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