Approved Software

VATSIM approved software

These software clients and programs are approved to login to the VATSIM network.

If you have a tool, an own written software, which could be of interest for our members, please don't hesitate and contact us via software(at)vatsim(dot)net.

Approved Software

The following software is approved for use with's servers in accordance with the VATSIM Code of Conduct and User Agreement.

Approved Pilot Clients

  • vPilot for FSX
  • SquawkBox for Microsoft Flight Simulator (you will find the installation guide here)
  • FSInn V1.x and FSCopilot V1.x
  • SquawkBox747 for PS1, Version 1x
  • SquawkBox for Fly!, Versions 3.0, 3.1
  • XConnect, Version 0.x
  • XSquawkBox, V1.0 beta  

Approved Air Traffic Controller clients

Approved Utilities and Data connections

Approved Voice Software

All Air-to-Ground and Air-to-Air Voice communications must be conducted via one of:


  • vPilot
  • Squawkbox 3.x
  • FSInn 1.x
  • ASRC
  • VRC
  • AVC
  • vATIS

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