• 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

[XU] The Heathrow Real Flight Event

Join us at Heathrow on Saturday 24th March for a fun-filled day The airport will be fully controlled from our base in Milton Keynes

[NL+XA] North Atlantic Airbridge

NL and XA divisions have prepared an awesome event for your weekend! How about a long haul from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (EHAM) to John F Kennedy Airport (KJFK) This event will take place on 24th February 2018 from 12:00Z to 20:00Z

[XN] COPENHAGEN RFE 2018

Copenhagen Kastrup, started off as a small airfield in 1920s, and has been through a lot since Nowadays With its three runways and three terminals it's the busiest airport in the Nordic Region and 16th busiest in Europe Sunday February 25th we are inviting you to the one and only Copenhagen Kastrup RFE 273 movements, ATC scheduled as if it was a real day in the skies of Denmark, and we want you to be a part of this! Go book your flight(s) now and we will see you in the skies of IVAO Nordic Region!

[CZ+CH] Airbridge Brno (LKTB) <-> Bern (LSZB)

On behalf of the IVAO Czech division and Swiss Division, we would like to present you our event Airbridge between the second largest city of Czech Republic - Brno and the capital city of Switzerland - Bern will take place on February 27 at 18:00UTC See you soon on the WebEye between LKTB and LSZB!

[PT] Fly, Communicate, Coordinate!

Hello and welcome to IVAO PT's latest event ! On the 4 of March join us at the Azores islands for the "Fly, Communicate, COORDINATE !" event, Azores edition The event will consist on a small tour between 4 islands, Faial, Terceira, São Miguel and Santa Maria The goal here is to, whenever flying, coordinate on a company(event) frequency, where we require several time reports, and even designated stand at any given airport Each pilot must accomplish at least 4 legs in order to win the pilot event award So if you think you are up to level for this challenge, do come and fly with us on our amazing event See you in the AZORES

[FR+CH] Zurich - Paris Roissy Airbridge

Zurich is expanding his airport, and need construction materials Choose any aircraft an bring you wings on this airbridge between the two biggest airports of both countries [b]Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle (LFPG)[/b] and [b]Zurich (LSZH)[/b] ATC services will be provided at all airports and enroute during the whole event

[SK] Slovakia RFE

Get ready for a big one! For the first time, Slovak division invites you to (almost) Real Flight Event 3 airports at the same time

[IT] [PDE] Verona Model Expo | Venezia & Verona Fly-In

The tradition continues! Like every year, IVAO Italy will be present Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th March 2018 at Model Expo Italy located in "Verona Fiere" as exhibitor A great opportunity to meet us in Verona and to discover the Ivao world or simply fly into the Fly-In event Help us to show what Ivao is, enjoying the full ATC coverage provided by Italian staff or users during a great event: Verona & Venice Fly-In/Out !!

[XU] The Heathrow Real Flight Event

Come and join us on Saturday 17th March as we return for the biggest Heathrow RFE yet Controllers from all over the XU division will be meeting at our vACC to control you all in and out of the UK's busiest airport

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