• 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

[TR+RU] LTAI Antalya - URSS Sochi Airbridge

IVAO Turkey and IVAO Russia proudly presents Airbridge Event between URSS Sochi and LTAI Antalya Airports

Poland Division Anniversary

The Polish and German Divisions would like to invite you to participate in the 3rd Polish Division Anniversary, which will take place on 26th February (Sunday), from 17UTC
During this event you will have great opportunity to fly between our main low cost base Come fly with us and enjoy our airspace

[DO] Santo Domingo Airshow 2017

Dominican Republic Division is proud to present another airshow competition at its main airport MDSD Come with your aerobatic team, as a single pilot or just fly around taking pictures and enjoying the show

[ES+NL] Valencia-Rotterdam Connection

Dear members,

The Spanish and the Netherlands divisions are proud to present their Airbridge Event from Aeropuerto de Valencia, To Rotterdam The Hague Airport

Pick your plane and fly between those amazing airports!

[MA] Agadir - Tangeri Air Bridge

We are proud to present you the airbridge that will take place on March 03, 2017 from 1900 zulu to 2200 zulu
We are currently looking for air traffic controllers to take over our air space

[XU] The Irish Crossing

EGCC, EGAA and EIDW staffed to allow pilots to fly freely between all airports

[CH] Lugano Rush

After many events on the major airports in Switzerland, we have decided to draw the attention to a less popular airport: Lugano-Agno (LSZA)

On the 07th March 2017, Lugano is going to be open for 3 hours The challenge is to see how many aircrafts we can get in these 3 hours

Pilots are invited to fly both inbound and outbound to keep the controllers busy from start to end, don't miss it!

Int'l Womens Day

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[XU] The Heathrow Real Flight Event 2017

Come and fly to the Heathrow RFE All positions will be staffed live from the Virtual Area Control Centre (vACC) in the UK at Milton Keynes This should be a cracking event

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