• 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

[XE+HQ] RFE Taipei 2021 Summer - Taoyuan X Songshan

Our summer RFE this time targets the two airports in Taipei, the international gateway of Taoyuan, and the hub for domestic hops of Songshan, with a total of 146 flights in 6 hours We continue to adopt the pandemic schedules this year which see many cargo flights connecting regional and international ports For domestic flight lovers, you will also have the opportunity to fly to the outlying islands of Taiwan, which only takes around half an hour Book your flight now so we can reserve a parking spot for you! The whole event will be on 31 July 2021, from 1000z to 1600z

[HQ+XA+MX+XU+DE+NL+XN] Atlantic Crossing Eastbound

Each year IVAO HQ hosts an Atlantic Crossing Events, this year we will be going Eastbound through the night from Mexico and America to a select few European Airports Pilots who depart from any of the North American airports, will route via Shanwick/Gandar for the Atlantic crossing The route will be fully staffed for the entire crossing to ensure realism for all involved! During the course of the event, the majority of participating pilots from each of the divisions should merge to cross the Atlantic and arrive into the selected arrival airports 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 huge Atlantic Crossing event

[CO+BO] Airbridge La Paz and Cali

El departamento de Eventos de IVAO Colombia y Bolivia, tiene el gusto de presentarles nuestro gran evento "Airbridge La Paz and Cali", donde el principal objetivo será volar entre dos de las ciudades más importantes de Bolivia y Colombia, partiendo desde La Paz (SLLP) y llegando a Cali (SKCL)

[HQ+XN+SK] Summer Triangle

IVAO HQ, Nordic and Slovakia Divisions are happy to invite you all to our upcoming event, called Summer Triangle It is taking place on 06 August between 16z and 21z As this is a triangle flight, you have to fly between Poprad (LZTT), Stavanger (ENZV) and Tampere (EFTP)

[HQ] Discover Tokyo

The IVAO Events Department is pleased to present our event titled "Discover Tokyo" This event is the third in our newest series of events titled "Discover IVAO" The goal of this new initiative is to give members a chance of discovering new places around the world, which does not hold an active division status on IVAO By doing this we look forward to providing you with new destinations you will consider flying to in the future We invite you to join us on 08th August 2021 as we discover the beauties of Tokyo!

[HQ+XG+TR+CH+XU+NL+ES+DE+PL+GR+SK+SD] Destination Dubai v6.0

here we are coming back with the special annual event again, destination Dubai is considered one of the best moments you can enjoy it in the ivao because this event provide you professional and full ATC coverage so this is your opportunity to show your skills and knowledge of aviation within a lot of traffic inbound Dubai, therefore, this event will be one of busiest and biggest events in ivao , what do you wait, prepare your flight and aircraft to be ready, we look forward to seeing you in our sky

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