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
NZ269 2017-11-14 NZ027  NZAA VVTS B789
NZ8271 2017-11-14 NZ027  NZKK NZAA DH8C
NZ8270 2017-11-14 NZ027  NZAA NZKK DH8C
NZ135 2017-11-13 NZ113  NZAA YBBN B773
NZ412 2017-11-12 NZ081  NZWN NZAA A320
NZ102 2017-11-06 NZ286  YSSY NZAA B789
NZ101 2017-11-05 NZ286  NZAA YSSY B772
NZ850 2017-11-04 NZ081  YMML NZWN A320
NZ784 2017-10-31 NZ113  NZAA NIUE A320
NZ937 2017-10-31 NZ113  NZAA YBCG A320


Update complete

[23/Oct/2017] - the planned update today is now complete, please pass on any feedback via the contact form or Facebook group page.

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.