• 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

[GR] Corfu Fly-In

IVAO Greece invites you on Sunday, April 04, 2020 15:00utc - 18:00utc, to participate as a pilot and ATC, with a Fly-In into the beautiful and historical airport of Corfu "Ioannis Kapodistrias" Full ATC coverage!

Destination Dubai v5

The yearly event happens again! Buckle up your wings and fly to Dubai from one of the picked airports

[VE+CO+DO+XC] En honor a los grandes

The Divisions of Venezuela, Colombia, Dominicana and Dutch Caribbean invite you to participate in the "Honor a los Grandes"An event Fly in celebrated every year, where we will remember the old age


IVAO India Events is proud to present exciting Visual Approach Challenge event at Agatti Airport (ICAO: VOAT) from Kerala's new airport Kannur International Airport (ICAO: VOKN) We invite all the IVAO members to come and take part in this event to prove your flying skills Feel free to fly into VOAT from VOKN between 0600Z to 0800Z and be prepared before you take the challenge We recommend you to practice on your simulator prior before attempting during our event hours And note that only Twin-Engine Turboprop aircrafts are allowed for this event

Cross The Pond [Eastbound]

The Netherlands and North American divisions are proudly announcing this years first atlantic crossing event! Everyone is invited to fly from KDTW or CYYZ to EHAM This event takes place on the 5th April from 13:30Z to 22:30Z Departure times from Toronto/Detroit are from 13:30-15:00z You will have a fully staffed flight assuming you meet departure times


IVAO India Events invites all IVAO members to our Xplore Maldives Event Flights will be departing from Trivandrum (ICAO: VOTV) to Male (ICAO: VRMM) Duration of flight will be 1hr 30mins Experience a full ATC Services from India Division ATC Operations LIVE from 10z to 13z and extended depending upon traffic

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Why Choose Us

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

Best Software
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Global coverage
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