Welcome to the Infinite Flight Community
Hello and welcome on the Infinite Flight Community. We are happy to have you here. There are many exciting things to discover and learn; from tutorials on Infinite Flight to interesting topics about aviation to hundreds of feature requests with things that may appear in Infinite Flight someday thanks to your vote! But before you can jump into it, we would like to recommend a few topics that will help you get started here on the IFC. You might have some questions at the beginning. These topics will answer most of them.
Beginner Guides to the Forum
These topics will introduce you to the most important functions of the IFC and explain some terms you will encounter here.
Support and Help
Check out our Support FAQ in case you need technical support.
You have questions regarding settings in Infinite Flight, want to know how to change your callsign or other in-game related issues? Have a look at our User Guide!
Inquiring about Violations
If you want to appeal a violation go ahead and have a look at this topic to find out what you can do.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I contact a moderator?
To find a list of our moderators, please click here. You can also send a PM to @ moderators.
As a new user, what are my limitations?
As a new user to the forum, you start as Trust Level 0 (TL0) for a new user. Your first few posts must be approved by moderators. As a TL0 user, you are not allowed to post in the #live:va, #live:events, #features and #real-world-aviation categories, you must be trust level 2 (TL2). Your first posts may be rejected if you are trying to post a feature request or a topic that has little or no substance to it.
How do I get to Trust Level 2 (TL2)?
Keep reading, posting, liking, and following the guidelines and you’ll get there in no time! Also, be sure to search for any similar existing posts before making your own, in order to avoid making a duplicate topic. Find more information about TL here.
How can I format my topic?
Have a look at this topic. It explains some of the key formatting features of the IFC.
How to use the IFC
I have an idea for a feature?
All feature and livery requests should be posted in the #features category. Remember that you must be TL2 to post in that category and also to please search before posting so you are not creating duplicates.
I have a cool Infinite Flight photo or video I would like to post?
Our community members have captured some truly amazing screenshots! Do you have one as well? Photos can be posted in the #screenshots-and-videos category!
I have a cool YouTube channel, where can I post that?
There is an existing thread for Community YouTube Channels
I would like to start a Virtual Airline (VA)
Infinite Flight VAs are governed by the Infinite Flight VA Regulatory Board (IFVARB). This group manages the applications and list of approved VA databases.
How can I become a member of Expert server IFATC?
To control on the expert server you must meet certain criteria along with the passing of a written and practical (controlling) exam. All of the requirements and procedures can be found on the IFATC Recruiting thread.
Please note that you have to PM a recruit, do not reply to that thread. To PM a user, you must be at least Trust Level 1 (TL1). Part of being IFATC is being an active member of the community so post, like, and contribute.
How can I become an Airport Editor?
To find out more about how to become an Airport Editor, please have a look at this thread: Infinite Flight Airport Editing
Thanks to the moderators for their help with this wonderful guide. Full credit goes to them for curating it. If you need further advice, please contact one of them, or a community staff member, and they will assist you accordingly.