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 B1900D and Dash8/Q300 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
NZ84 2014-11-23 NZ286  NZAA CYVR B772
NZ139 2014-11-23 NZ137  NZAA YBBN B763
NZ90 2014-11-22 NZ004  RJAA NZAA B772
NZ684 2014-11-22 NZ192  NZDN NZWN B733
NZ2687 2014-11-22 NZ286  NZKK NZAA B190
NZ46 2014-11-22 NZ286  NZAA NCRG B763
NZ476 2014-11-20 NZ070  NZWN NZAA B733
NZ99 2014-11-20 NZ004  NZAA RJAA B772
NZ354 2014-11-19 NZ070  NZCH NZWN B733
NZ5383 2014-11-18 NZ070  NZCH NZQN AT72
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vANZ website update

[9th/Nov/2014] The vANZ admin team are pleased to announce the release of the new look-n-feel for our website. There shouldn't be any surprises really, and we hope no-one will struggle with the changes. Along the way we've also made a bunch of back-end improvements and fixed some behaviour which was never right in the old site. See the forum discussion for a break-down of some of the key changes.

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.