• 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

[CA] Canada Day 2016 Fly-In - Quebec (CYQB)


The North America Region will handle out a Fly-In at Quebec (CYQB/YQB) Airport, on Friday, Jul 01st, 2016, from 2000Z (1600PM EDT) to 2300Z (1900PM EDT)

With this event we want to celebrate the 2016 Canada Day!

[IR] IranAir 655 Memorial Event

IranAir Flight 655 was an IranAir civilian passenger flight from Tehran to Dubai On 3 July 1988, the aircraft operating this route was shot down by the United States Navy guided missile cruiser USS Vincennes The incident took place in Iranian airspace, over Iran's territorial waters in the Persian Gulf, and on the flight's usual flight path The aircraft, an Airbus A300 B2-203, was destroyed by SM-2MR surface-to-air missiles fired from Vincennes

All 290 on board, including 66 children and 16 crew, died This event ranks eighth among the deadliest disasters in aviation history, 11th if including the 9/11 attacks, which include ground casualties; the incident retains the highest death toll of any aviation incident in the Persian Gulf

Now the IVAO Iran Division presents an event on 2 July 2016 So on this day, from 17:00z to 19:30z, Full ATC Coverage will be active in all the Iranian airspaceAlso, all flight in/out OIKB, OIBK, OIBP & OIBB specially are welcomed

[CZ+SK] Triangle Event

As a result of our cooperation, Czech and Slovak divisions would like to invite you to a Triangle event between Prague, [b]Bratislava and Kosice on Saturday the 2nd July at 1700 zulu
You can look forward to 3 fully staffed airports with superb sceneries available

[PF] Bora Tahiti IFR

Ia Orana,

Ivao Polynesian division is pleased to invite you to the event “Bora Tahiti IFR ” the Saturday 2016/07/02 at 19:00Z
Flight to Bora at tahiti or Tahiti at Bora in IFR
1 hour flight around Tahiti is required
This event allows you to get 1 point for the Award PILOT EVENT 2016
Bi-turbo Propeller max
Rules of flight
Pay ware
Nice flight all !

[CL] Visitando la Isla Robinson Crusoe

Ivao Chile Te invita a disfrutar de esta evento visitando la Isla Robinson Crusoe, te esperamos con full trafico y ATC

[HR] IN MEMORIAM Hrvoje Kovacevic - Kova

Simply fly inside Zagreb FIR As much as you can We will have ATC sorted on every possibe position And, big surprise for the end, will be announced over ATC Come, lets honor this man who gave so much to IVAO and Croatian IVAO community

[IR] Mashhad Shiraz Airbridge

Hello dear friends!

On the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr, Iran Division intends to hold an Airbridge on 6 July 2016, between Mashhad & Shiraz, two great & religious cities in Iran
In this Air bridge, you can fly between these cities with full ATC coverage, from 16:30z - 19:30z
All of you are invited! Open your wings & join us!

[SE] Nordic Shuttle: Stockholm - Gothenburg

On Wednesday July 6th from 17z til 20z the Swedish skies will be buzzing with activity!

Fly from Stockholm Arlanda to Gothenburg Landvetter and the other way around and enjoy full ATC services on both airports and enroute!

[BR] Staff Full Curitiba FIR

Staff will provide full atc coverage on SBCW_CTR (Curitiba FIR)

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