With a fresh new look, TAP Virtual is back on the IFC, poised to take over the scene. Welcome to our immersive experience! Our diverse fleet, from the nimble ERJ-190 to the widebody A330-900neo, embodies our commitment to an extensive variety of route service. History enthusiasts can explore our iconic 747-200 routes. Strategically located hubs in Madeira, Lisbon, Porto, and Paris Orly connect you to a variety of destinations. We serve as a bridge between Europe, North, South and Central America, and numerous African countries and islands. TAP Virtual is home to both pilots and IFATC members, inviting you to join us for a journey where each flight is a destination.
Fly Virtually, Fly TAP.
“As CEO of TAP Virtual, I envision a dynamic future for Infinite Flight enthusiasts. Our mission is to create a thriving aviation community that offers exceptional virtual flying experiences, uniting pilots in their passion. Together, we’ll redefine the joy of flight in the digital realm.”.
@Carlos_Sousa - Chief Executive Officer of TAP Virtual.
|@Carlos_Sousa||CEO & Founder|
Operational Management Team
Event Management Team
We currently offer the classic flight mode, where you progress through the ranking structure over time. However, we’re actively developing an exciting new career mode, striving to make it the most realistic experience within IFC Virtual Airlines. Stay tuned for updates, and consider applying as a pilot to be the first to receive this exclusive information.
TAP Virtual’s hubs in Lisbon, Porto, Madeira, and Paris Orly open doors to extraordinary destinations. Lisbon blends tradition and innovation, while Porto exudes charm. Madeira offers natural wonders, and Paris Orly showcases the beauty of the City of Light. With us, your journeys always begin in remarkable places.
TAP Virtual boasts a diverse fleet, including the agile Embraer 190, the versatile Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 (stepping in for the ATR 72-600), Airbus A319, A320, A321, A330-900neo, and even the historic Boeing 747-200. This diversity allows our pilots to explore a wide range of routes and aircraft.
TAP Express Fleet
TAP Historic Fleet
Explore the world with TAP Virtual Routes, featuring hubs in Lisbon, Porto, Madeira, and Paris Orly. Our extensive network opens doors to South America’s stunning beaches, Africa’s captivating Cape Verde islands, and Europe’s vibrant capital cities. In addition, we seamlessly connect Western Europe to the East and West coasts of North America, making your transatlantic travel a breeze. Let TAP Virtual be your passport to global exploration, where each journey is a promise of extraordinary experiences. Start your next adventure with us. Below you can find a map of our most popular destinations:
At TAP Virtual, we take immense pride in our exceptional codeshare partners. These partnerships not only strengthen our mutual working relationships but also fuel our route expansion endeavors. Together, we soar to new heights, offering to our pilots an ever-growing network of destinations.
Our simple and well-defined ranking system provides a clear path for pilot progression within the airline. This system is designed to reward commitment and skill development.
→ For more information about the aircraft you can unlock at each rank, please visit our website.
We are delighted to announce an exciting partnership between TAP Virtual and DigitalCrew.
This collaborative effort enables TAP Virtual pilots to seamlessly file PIREPs, gain access to our comprehensive route database, and stay informed about all upcoming events. With DigitalCrew cutting-edge Crew Center, we empower our pilots to excel in their virtual flights, providing a superior experience.
For the first 72 hours, we offer free entry to all new pilots. This means you don’t have to go through the Training Program, and therefore don’t have to do any practical flight. However, a short written test is required.