1.1.        Mission Statement

Turkish Virtual Airlines (THYVA) is an approved non-profit/commercial and independent virtual airline company by International Virtual Aviation Organization (IVAO) which use International Virtual Aviation Network (IVAN) to provide;

  • virtual airline pilot career,
  • realistic flight simulation services,
  • real-time flight operations and
  • type-rating trainings with up to date aircraft fleet

to its users worldwide via THYVA website and THYVA Flight Tracker.

1.2.        Privacy Policy

1.2.1.  THYVA require that applicants register with its real name and a valid e-mail address.

1.2.2.  User real name will be seen on website and profile page.

1.2.3. E-mail address and real name of a user will not be distributed or sold to any outside party. E-mail address will not be shown on the website. THYVA might use e-mail address to communicate with users or inform them about any updates or changes.

1.3.        Terms and Policy

1.3.1. In this context, THYVA should be considered as THYVA Operations Manual, THYVA Website, THYVA Flight Tracker (vFDR) and any other services provided by THYVA.

1.3.2. THYVA is offered to applicants/users under the condition of their acceptance of this terms and conditions and other noticed written. Their use of any applications and website under THYVA constitute applicants’/users’ agreement to all such terms, conditions and notices.

1.3.3. THYVA reserve the right to make changes of the terms, conditions and notices under THYVA services without notifying users.

1.3.4. THYVA services may contain links to other websites. THYVA do not control these linked sites and THYVA is not responsible for the contents of those linked sites.

1.3.5. With this terms and conditions applicants/users declare that they will not use any services provided by Turkish Virtual Airlines (THYVA) for any illegal, unlawful and real-life aviation purposes. Applicant/users will not damage or disable any services of THYVA and they will not obtain or use any materials not provided through THYVA.

1.3.6. THYVA consists of communication platforms such as message box. Therefore; applicants/users will not use any offensive, unethical, unlawful, politic comments. They will not harass abuse, defame, threaten or violate any legal rights. They will not publish post, upload, disturb, share materials under privacy or publicity. They will not advertise. They will not upload virus, trojan or any harmful material.

1.3.7. THYVA may monitor these messages and remove any material or/and even the user himself without any reason. THYVA is not responsible from any messages, any uploads, any materials from users. The user is responsible for all the materials he uses, uploads, downloads, shares. THYVA is under no obligation for any material that users provide and will not pay any compensation under circumstances.

1.3.8. The materials provided in THYVA may include errors. Therefore user shall not use any information herein.

1.3.9. THYVA reserves the right to make any changes with the website, program or any services provided by THYVA.

1.3.10. THYVA reserves the right to reject, suspend, ban or remove any user without any reason whatsoever.

1.3.11. All contents and materials are copyright 2014-2015 by THYVA. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

1.3.12. By registering, the user warrant not using fake information and declares of acceptance of this terms and conditions and privacy policy.

1.4.        Copyright

Copying of whole or any parts of THYVA services whether electronically or mechanically by third parties without prior written authorization by THYVA is prohibited.

1.5.        Registration

1.5.1. Registration can be done via THYVA website by filling and sending the Registration Form.

1.5.2. Applicants must be an active IVAO member and have a valid IVAO ID number. Applicants can join IVAO via and applicants must register Turkish Virtual Airlines on IVAO VA System via

1.5.3.   Applicant must use real name and surname.

1.5.4.   Applicant must use a valid e-mail address.

1.5.5.  Applicant must be above 18 years old.

1.5.6.  Applicant must be Advanced Flight Student or have a higher rating in IVAO.

1.5.7. Applicant must complete Line Training by using Flight Tracker (vFDR) after initial registration to achieve full membership.

1.5.8.  Applicant has not been suspended on IVAO in 6 months.

1.5.9.  THYVA assumes that all applicants know basic level of English language.

1.5.10. Applicant accepts the Privacy Policy and, Terms and Conditions of THYVA by filling and sending the registration form.

1.5.11. THYVA reserves the rights to accept or reject any applicant registration request.

THYVA may request initial interview or exam from applicant before accepting his registration.

1.6.        Operations Manuals and Documents

1.6.1. Manuals and documents published on THYVA website should not be use for real aviation purposes.

1.6.2.  The THYVA Operations Manuals (THYVA OM) consists of separate parts:

  • OM PART-A is the general part. It contains the operational policies, instructions and procedures required for operation. It details the duties and responsibilities of users. OM PART-A is issued in accordance with the IVAO and IVAO Turkey Division (IVAO-TR) rules and regulations.
  • OM PART-B is aeroplane operating part. It contains specific procedures and techniques published by manufacturers. THYVA uses manufacturers’ master manuals as OM PART-B such as Flight Crew Operating Manual (FCOM), Flight Crew Training Manual (FCTM) and Quick Reference Handbook (QRH).

1.6.3. Normal Checklists (NC) organized by phase of flight and it is used to verify that critical items have been done.

1.6.4. The followings are more restrictive in the event of a conflict with the THYVA Operations Manuals and documents;

  • IVAO rules and regulations,
  • IVAO-TR rules and regulations,
  • ICAO, EASA or FAA annexes,
  • Aeroplane Flight Manuals.