Welcome to Virtual Air New Zealand

Virtual Air New Zealand is a Virtual Airline emulating the operations of the national carrier. We have a large fleet and numerous local, regional and international destinations. Whether you're a novice pilot or more experienced, we have a flight and an aircraft for everyone. Fly over 4000 flight legs on the Air New Zealand Domestic & International Schedules using our custom ACARS client either off-line in your own time, or online real-time with VATSIM.

We operate a full and current Air NZ Timetable giving you a broad range of choices. We also have a large fleet of aircraft ranging from the Dash8/Q300 and ATR short range turboprops, through to the Boeing 777 & 787 long haul jetliners.

If you're interested in flying for vANZ please read about us, check out our Operations Manual for joining conditions, before filling out the application form. Be sure you fully check out our site before deciding if vANZ is the right airline for you.

vANZ ACARS flights in progress

No flights in progress using vANZ ACARS


Flight No. Date Pilot From To Aircraft
NZ282 2018-08-12 NZ027  NZAA WSSS B789
NZ8031 2018-08-11 NZ172  NZAA NZNP DH8C
NZ8172 2018-08-06 NZ172  NZGS NZAA DH8C
NZ8 2018-08-04 NZ286  NZAA KSFO B773
NZ8167 2018-08-03 NZ172  NZAA NZGS DH8C
NZ883 2018-07-30 NZ251  NZCH YSSY A320
NZ8271 2018-07-30 NZ172  NZKK NZAA DH8C
NZ8270 2018-07-30 NZ172  NZAA NZKK DH8C
NZ617 2018-07-26 NZ027  NZAA NZQN A320
NZ8801 2018-07-20 NZ172  NZTG NZCH DH8C

vANZ screen-shots

Take a moment to look over a random selection of screen-shots taken by our crew of their exploits whilst flying Virtual Air New Zealand routes around the world.