Welcome to the new Virtual United Airlines

A modern virtual airline for modern flight simulation

Why Choose Virtual United Airlines?

Virtual United Airlines is one of the most active and largest virtual airlines operating today. To make flying more fun, we do not require check rides or tests and like to help members new to the hobby.

188 Active Pilots

Our pilots must file a PIREP at least once every 30 days to remain active.

78,425 Flights Flown

All of our flights have totaled over 137,200,155 miles! That is almost the distance from Earth to Mars.

569,447 Hours Flown

We've flown over half of a million hours! That's why we're one of the most active VA's in the world!

Live Virtual United Airlines Flights

Pilot Flight Number Departure Arrival Flight Phase ETE Track Flight

Recent Arrivals Board

Pilot Airline Flight Number Departure Arrival Landing Rate
Phillip CookeUnited Express5866BKSNAKDEN-123 fpm
Reginald OdhiamboHKJKHKMO-56 fpm
Jeremy SamUnited Airlines2382KMFEKIAH-166 fpm
Reginald OdhiamboHKNWHKJK-184 fpm
Steve PupkarLufthansa438EDDFKDFW0 fpm
Ilya TruskovskyUnited Airlines1597KLAXKSFO-191 fpm
Rich Del SeccoUnited Airlines146KLNKKOMA-10 fpm
Donnie SigristUnited Express4540BKJACKDEN-3024 fpm
Rich Del Secco46KGRIKLNK-82 fpm
Brian KatzAir Canada226 (2)CYVRCYYC-256 fpm
Shawn MeachamAustrian Airlines178EDDSLOWW-203 fpm
Amrick DhillonUnited Express5419AKLAXCYVR-165 fpm
Arturo Granados SanchezAirlineUA1110MMTJMMTO-237 fpm
Vitor Hugo SisanoskiUnited Airlines129TNCASKSP-351 fpm
Rich Del SeccoUnited Airlines146KLBFKGRI-219 fpm
Rich Del SeccoUnited Airlines146KDENKLBF-30 fpm
Don HodgesUnited Airlines171KORDCYQB-228 fpm
Richard MoravcsikUnited Airlines7389TPANCKSAN-223 fpm
Jason Wesche5PHNLKSFO-265 fpm
David FranzUnited Express5203AKDENKPSP-338 fpm

Airline News

Feb. 23, 2024 Update


I hope this note finds you well. Two quick updates this week and a note about what’s next. First, and most importantly, VUAL HR is now open, and up and running. We decided to go with a soft launch and so far, we have welcomed a handful of new pilots to the VA. UAL007 Colin Atwood has hit the ground running and is eager bring on more pilots! Second item: VUAL is now back on the VATSIM Partner VA listing. This is a great advertising tool for us and the main source of new pilots.

Next item: schedules!!!

Staff Announcement 2/10/24


Below are some staff announcements and a brief update on VUAL HR.

Please join me in congratulating UAL007 Colin Atwood, our new Director of HR. Colin reports directly to Jonathan Kost, Chief Administration Officer. HR will be opening back up very soon, so stay tuned for that announcement.

Please join me in congratulating UAL005 Liam Duffy, our new VP – Schedules. Liam will also be a member at large on the VUAL Board of Directors. Liam has many years of real-world flight dispatcher experience.

Please join me in congratulating UAL100 Vince Hendrickson, who will be a member at large

Feb. 4, 2024 Update


Welcome to February! A quick update on some of our activities these past couple weeks. First off, we are close to announcing changes to the HR dept. Stay tuned for staffing announcements and VUAL re-opening its doors to new and returning pilots. We are also close to regaining our status as a Partner VA with VATSIM. Both of these items should be completed in the next week or so. Second, we are trimming the rosters once again. Pilots who have not flown in the last 60 days (even though the Ops guide says 30 days) will be removed. Once

Jan. 20, 2024 Update


Greeting pilots!

I hope this note finds you well.

Lots of updates this week, and a peak at some of the changes coming. First things first, if you are not linked to VUAL Discord, you are not going to hear much from the VA. We are moving away from e-mail and there are ongoing discussions regarding the future of our forums. PLEASE get connected with our Discord ASAP.

Last week we terminated over 220 pilots who were inactive for over 60 days an on long-overdue LOAs. This was a huge task. Currently we are working

VUAL HR Dept. Update

VUAL HR will not be processing new pilot applications until further notice. If you have applied, your application is on hold. We will be addressing HR and resume processing new pilot applications as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience!