• 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


IVAO Argentina is proud to invite you to participate in the Independence Day event, which will be taking place on July 9th from 20 to 23 UTC Celebreting another anniversary of Argentinian independence, we would be flying to and from Tucumán (SANT)

[EG] Special VFR Group Flight

Dear IVAO Members, The Egyptian division pleased to Announce our New Event "Spacial VFR Group Flight " that will take place on Friday , 10th JULY 2020 between 18:00Z To 21:00Z from Capital International Airport (HECP) to Sphinx International Airport (HESX) Celebrate with us All VFR traffic is welcome

[XE] RFE Taipei Taoyuan 2020

Annual real flight event (RFE) hosted by East Asia Region Division is back! This time, we visit Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (RCTP), the busiest airport in Taiwan Being the homebase for China Airlines and EVA Air, you can choose from a broad spectrum of flights, from short haul hops to Japan, Korea, Hong Kong or China, to longer American or European flights, or why not consider the cargo Book your flight, join us and experience once again how realistic it can be when flying with a completely real time schedule in this East Asian metropolis! The whole event will be on 11 July 2020, from 1000z to 1600z

[XN-XG] Stockholm Arlanda - Doha Double Airbridge

It's Time for a Double Airbridge: LET'S GO! IVAO Nordic and GCC Regions have come together to make a double Airbridge of 2490 nautical mile between Doha Hamad (OTHH) and Stockholm (ESSA) Fly between the financial capital of the Middle East to the city of the worlds first open-air theatre and Abba Museum ATC Service will be provided to the Arrival/Departing Airports for the departure and arrival slots

[TN] Ala Memorial Event

On July 14th, 2013 our friend Ala Deddech 252049 left us following a terrible accident He was hit by a service vehicle at Tunis-Carthage airport, where he was on duty as a Ramp Agent On that same date, he made his last flight on IVAO The Tunisian Division would like to invite you on the 12th of July 2020 between 13z-15z to commemorate our dear friend Ala Fly into Tunis-Carthage Airport DTTA, a Full ATC service will be available

[GR + DE] LGTS - EDDF Airbridge

We kindly invite you to join our Frankfurt - Thessaloniki both-way Airbridge event, taking place on 12th July 2020 between 15z and 19z

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