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 260 000+ 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

[22 JUNE | 13z - 16z] [HQ+IN] MALDIVES UDAAN

Fly from Bangalore to the Maldives for a luxurious tropical getaway Enjoy pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters, and vibrant marine life The trip includes a stay at a top-notch resort, with activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, and sunset cruises Perfect for relaxation and adventure in paradise

[22 JUN | 14z - 20z] [HQ+HU] Budapest PDE 2024

We invite you to be part of this unique event in a unique location in Hungary Check more datails on the forum

[SO Event] [GR] Tiger Meet 2024

Hellenic Division, Special Operations and HAFv organizes the Tiger Meet Event for the 2nd year on 22th June 2024 Squadron “TIGER” History 335 is the oldest Greek Squadron established in October 1941 during WWII in airport Akir in Palestine due to German - Italian occupation in Greece at this time Greek Royal Air Force Pilots escaped from Greece then were the first Squadron personnel trained by RAF Squadron was equipped by Hurricane IIB/IIC firstly but since December 1943 by Spitfire VB/VC operating in North Africa, Italy, Yugoslavia, Albania and occupied Greece (Crete, Cyclades and Dodecanese islands) During WWII conducted 8500 operational flight hours plus 12000 training flight hours and lost 18 pilots In June 1947 Squadron was equipped with Spitfire IX, in October 1953 by F-84G and RT-33A, in Autumn 1957 by F-84F, in May 1965 by F-104G and since April 1993 until 2009 by A-7E Nowadays is equipped by F-16M Block 52 Advanced Event Master Plan is provided on the HQ- SOD website Participant registration is required on the HQ- SOD website

[22 JUN | 18z - 22z] [US] Florida and Bahamas VFR Tour Day

Come fly the US Florida and Bahamas VFR Tour on Saturday, June 22nd Enjoy the vistas and seascapes in this perfect summertime setting This is your opportunity to start or continue the Florida and Bahamas VFR Tour If you have already flown the tour, you are still eligible for the event points

[23 JUN | 20z - 01Z] [HQ+CU+MX+US] Rancheras Rumba y Sol v.2

The Mexico, Cuba and United States Divisions of IVAO invite you to participate in the second edition of the Rancheras, Rumba y Sol event between the destinations Merida (MX), Cayo Coco, (CU) and Tampa (US) We´ll be waiting for you!

Connecting Captials Heathrow and Algiers Dual Airbridge

The XU and DZ Divisions are taking part in a Dual Airbridge between Heathrow (EGLL) and Algiers (DAAG) Start those engines and embark on some scenic view up and over the Balearic sea to and from Africa

Why Choose Us

Other networks exist offering similar services, but none can match IVAO!

Best software
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Global coverage
Largest community
Free to use

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