VATSIM Blog - The New VATSIM Voice System (VVS)


We’re starting this blog so we can share news and insights into what we’re working on. We plan to post regularly, and as you might expect we’re going to focus initially on the upcoming release of the new VATSIM Voice System (VVS).

So where are we at, you ask?

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VATSIM seeks Vice President, Pilot Training (VATGOV14)


VATSIM seeks Vice President, Pilot Training (VATGOV14)

VATSIM is an international online flight simulation network with well over 70,000 active members. An exciting vacancy on our Board of Governors is now open for applications. If you're a well-established VATSIM member who has a real passion for the network and both the ideas and skill to deliver a modern pilot training programme for the network, we want to hear from you!

Joint Statement from the VATSIM Founders & Board of Governors




August 6, 2018


Joint Statement from the VATSIM Founders & Board of Governors


Dear VATSIM Members,


We wanted to take a moment to address the reports and speculation that have been circulating in the flight simulation community over the past few days. Recently, a group of individuals made an unsolicited proposal to VATSIM’s Founders to acquire VATSIM for free. VATSIM’s Founders have declined this proposal.


Important News from VATSIM

Important News from VATSIM

VATSIM is updating our Privacy Policy in preparation for the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into effect on 25th May 2018.
Although these changes are spurred by European law, we take the privacy of our membership seriously and therefore these changes will apply to everyone, no matter where you're located or whether you’re an EU citizen.

Here's a quick summary:

VATSIM is looking for developers

1 Position Title

Technical Developer

2 Position Summary   

As part of the VATSIM technical development team (and thus the VATSIM staff team), a developer will work closely with VATGOV5, his/her delegates and external VATSIM developers on various projects that aim to improve the functionality of the network and enjoyment for all users. A developer will also be expected to work independently on projects that have been delegated to his/her self or their own projects and ideas.