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
NZ99 2016-10-26 NZ286  NZAA RJAA B772
NZ8304 2016-10-25 NZ226  NZWN NZHN DH8C
NZ5209 2016-10-25 NZ286  NZAA NZNR AT72
NZ103 2016-10-25 NZ286  NZAA YSSY B773
NZ9 2016-10-25 NZ027  PHNL NZAA B763
NZ8577 2016-10-24 NZ226  NZTG NZWN DH8C
NZ8566 2016-10-23 NZ226  NZWN NZTG DH8C
NZ5090 2016-10-22 NZ286  NZWN NZHN AT72
NZ101 2016-10-21 NZ286  NZAA YSSY B763
NZ2306 2016-10-21 NZ226  NZTU NZWN B190


Forums Back Online

[15/Oct/2016] The forum system is back online now and updated to the latest version. Please login with your forum account, if your a new staff member ping us by the contact form to get one setup.

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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.