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
NZ166 2018-06-24 NZ027  YBCS NZAA B789
NZ439 2018-06-20 NZ165  NZAA NZWN A320
NZ52 2018-06-17 NZ113  NZAA NFFN B773
NZ165 2018-06-09 NZ027  NZAA YBCS B772
NZ99 2018-06-05 NZ286  NZAA RJAA B789
NZ516 2018-06-04 NZ286  NZCH NZAA A320
NZ90 2018-06-02 NZ027  RJAA NZAA B789
NZ99 2018-05-30 NZ027  NZAA RJAA B789
NZ31 2018-05-21 NZ027  SAEZ NZAA B789
NZ30 2018-05-20 NZ027  NZAA SAEZ B789

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.