• IVAO is Celebrating
    Our 20th Anniversary
    1998 - 2018
  • 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

[SK ]Bratislava Fly-in

Slovak division invites you to fly to our biggest airport - Bratislava (LZIB) Both IFR and VFR, or even combined flights are welcomed

[UY+BR+HQ] South Connection

The divisions of IVAO Brazil and Uruguay, are pleased to invite you to participate in the Air Bridge event that will take place on December 10, from 20 to 02 UTC Flying from Porto Alegre or FlorianĂłpolis to Montevideo or Punta del Este, and vice versa

[XU] Winter Wonderland

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland is a large annual Christmas event held in Hyde Park, London, typically from mid-November to early January each year It is one of the biggest, and most well-attended such events in the world, featuring several festive markets, over 100 rides and attractions from across Europe Passengers will want to be transported from all around the world to London's prime airports to attend Winter Wonderland

[FR] Strasbourg's Christmas Market

Another busy year for Santa's elfs ! Another year for the Strasbourg Christmas Market to shine in this snowy night of Tuesday 11th December, starting at 19:30z We count on you to bring your sleds full of presents to bring them at the largest Christmas Tree of western Europe Fill your tanks of mulled wine, keep your gingerbread close to you to stay awake during your HOLD over SAV (haha) Keep your charts even closer! Note: In your FPL, insert RMK/, we will send the list to Santa after the event!

[HU] Budapest Christmas Fly In

Dear Members, As the Christmas is coming Hungarian Division is helding LHBP Christmas Fly In, that will be at 12th December Bring your wings to Budapest and enjoy the full ATC covarage

[UA] Kyiv - Lviv Christmas Airbridge

IVAO Ukraine welcomes everyone to join our Christmas celebration event - Kyiv-Lviv Christmas Airbridge! Just grab your favorite airplane and fly - there are no limitations for you!

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