• 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

[AT] IVAO @ Red Bull Hangar-7 (PDE)

In cooperation with Red Bull Hangar-7 and the National TV we are able to promote IVAO! IVAO-Austria is going to host its first promotional event on 1st of October 2016 from 16z until 23z

[UA] Dnipro Overload

IVAO Ukraine invites all of you to the DNIPRO OVERLOAD - our brand new event!

This time we want to overload one of the airports in Eastern part of Ukraine - Dnipro (former Dnipropetrovsk) That's why we welcome everyone to fly here!

[DE] Real Flight Event München

The annual München Real Flight Event during München Oktoberfest happens once again This year you will have the opportunity to pick every single flight from the real schedule as our virtual München ACC will be open from 0300z until 2100z and simulate for you an entire day at München's international airport

[XB] PDE - Brussels fly-in/out - Live ATC at Belgocontrol

Our last PDE for this year takes us to the heart of Brussels FIR From this place, people control real planes in real life every day

IVAO was asked to put an interactive demostand, where visitors virtually can see what happens in real (not in real time of course)

To explain what we, and they, are doing we need traffic A LOT OF TRAFFIC! So bring your wings to the heart of Europe and make it an exciting day for everyone


IVAO India and IVAO Thailand Division welcomes all the IVAO Pilots to fly on our AirBridge event from Bangkok to Kolkata on Friday, 07th of October 2016 from 1200Z

We have scheduled nearly 40 Flights for this wonderful AirBridge event ahead, listing all the international airlines of both the countries You may book one of the flight and join our event to make it successful India Flight Operations have also kept 15 slots for private flight booking

[DZ] Air Algerie inaugural Flight

Dear Pilotes

Air Algerie has announced a new flight between Algiers (DAAG) and Budapest (LHBP)
To celebrate this first inaugural flight,the Algeria Division in collaboration with Air Algerie Virtual is organising a group flight from Budapest (LHBP) to Algiers (DAAG)
All pilots are invited to Join us on the 07th October 2016 from 16z

[FR+RS] Ajaccio - Tivat AirBridge

Meet the challenge of this two demanding airports! Be prepared for visual approaches trough the mountains surrounding the airports!

IVAO France and IVAO Serbia are waiting for you!

[XU] Live From RAF Cosford

Based at RAF Cosford, the Flight Simulator Show is becoming one of the busiest Flight Sim Events in the UK The Flight Sim show plays host to some of the biggest Flight Sim Aircraft/Scenery companies including Just Flight, Aerosoft and the latest company to join the Flight Sim community, Dovetail Games

IVAO UK & IE this year are attending the Flight Sim show as it is a chance to show off the network to the visitors that are going to be going to the show From the Flight Sim Show Birmingham Tower will be open from 09z until 15z from the venue using IVAC 2


Greek Division, would like to invite you all to our most anticipated event for 2016! Enjoy the event prepared by IVAO Greece!

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