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

Flight Pilot From/To DTG Alt GS ETA Fuel Status
NZ5351 NZ192 Christchurch to Dunedin 36 Nm 7,939 ft 243 kts 00:09 1256 kgs Descending

Latest PIREPS

Flight No. Date Pilot From To Aircraft
NZ671 2017-02-19 NZ008  NZAA NZDN A320
NZ673 2017-02-19 NZ165  NZAA NZDN A320
NZ5 2017-02-19 NZ286  KLAX NZAA B773
NZ4 2017-02-18 NZ286  NZAA KLAX B772
NZ8367 2017-02-18 NZ093  NZAA NZNS DH8C
NZ5284 2017-02-18 NZ286  NZNR NZAA AT72
NZ542 2017-02-18 NZ008  NZCH NZAA A320
NZ5283 2017-02-18 NZ286  NZAA NZNR AT72
NZ136 2017-02-17 NZ286  YBBN NZAA B773
NZ512 2017-02-17 NZ141  NZCH NZAA A320
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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.