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    Fly your aeroplane in a busy environment just like a real pilot
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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

[XU+XA] 100 Years of Transatlantic Flights

Pilots who depart from Montreal Airport, will route via Gander and Shanwick Oceanic for the Atlantic crossing The route will be fully staffed for the entire crossing to ensure realism for all involved! We would encourage pilots to fly in groups with their division to ensure the event is as fun as possible for all pilots and gives everybody a mini-event within the main Atlantic Crossing event The event will start at 13:00Z This is when the Montreal controllers will be logged on (at the latest) Our oceanic controllers will log on at 14:00Z The United Kingdom and Ireland division will start opening at 17:00Z to prepare for the aircraft leaving the oceanic area PLEASE NOTE DUE TO THE DURATION OF THE FLIGHT MONTREAL WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTING DEPARTURES BETWEEN 13:00z AND 15:00z

[TN] Book&Fly Tunis-Carthage

The Tunisian Division is very pleased to invite you to celebrate with us 79 years of service at Tunis Carthage Airport (TUN/DTTA) The main idea of this event is to fly with the callsigns of real airlines used for their IN and OUT routes Numerous flights have been chosen from the weekly schedule and will be available during a 3-hour time frame Come and find out what a busy day at the main Airport in Tunisia looks like Nice Summer weather will also let you appreciate the Scenery during the approach or the climb phase


We are pleased to invite you to the FLAG DAY event taking place in Jun 20th from 21 to 23 UTC We'll celebrate this event with a fly in Rosario Islas Malvinas International Airport [SAAR] At the same time, our Special Operations department will have an event involving Rosario Islas Malvinas International Airport

[RO+HU] Bucharest - Budapest Dual Airbridge

The Romanian and Hungarian divisions invite you to join a dual way airbridge between the airports of Bucharest and Budapest! This airbridge is a great oportunity to admire the beautiful landscapes that both countries have to offer

[22 Jun | 09z - 16z] [TH+HQ] Bangkok RFE 2019

Thailand, the World’s famous tourist destination lies in the heart of South East Asia With thousands of flights, both domestic and international, operating in and out daily, make Bangkok FIR one of the most active airspace in the region On 22nd of June 2019 from 0900Z to 1600Z, come and experience one of busiest airspace in South East Asia in our Bangkok RFE 2019

[VE] Patacones y Cazon

IVAO Venezuela has the pleasure to invite you all to our next event of this month, Patacones y Cazon We will be joining Maracaibo with Margarita with full ATC coverage from departure to arrival, enjoying the gastronomy!

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