Who are we?

Proudly representing Wales, Air Wales Virtual (ICAO: WLS) is a virtual airline flying out of Cardiff Airport to 30 destinations across the UK, Western Europe and further afar. Utilising a modern fleet, we operate 88 scheduled flights throughout our network. We also offer a substantial charter network, with many available destinations across the globe.
We aim to fill a gap that has been missing from the flight simulation community for a long time; regular service into and out of Wales, via Cardiff Airport. We support various platforms such as FSX, P3D, and X-Plane.

Welcome to Air Wales Virtual!

We know that flexibility makes a great virtual airline. We offer all the great features of the larger virtual airlines, but with a relaxed feel. We offer realistic schedules, popular aircraft types and an awesome dispatch system. We're confident we offer an all-around enjoyable experience.

Our simple-to-use Operations Centre has everything you may possibly need to enjoy a succesful career with us. And it's mobile-friendly too! Book your flight, generate your OFP, download our great Air Wales repaints and go flying!

We aren't affiliated with any real-world airline and are completely fictional. This means we are free to do our own thing and constantly evolve, meaning a more enjoyable experience for our pilots. We're proud to be different and open a unique market for virtual pilots.

Our Fleet

We use the following aircraft to operate our scheduled services.

Bombardier Dash 8 Q400

The Q400 is the workhorse of Air Wales Virtual. The extremely popular turbprop aircraft carries up to 76 passengers and is one of the best in the business for flights under 2 hours long. It is operated on the majority of our UK routes. (Aircraft in fleet: 4)

Bombardier CRJ-900

The CRJ-900 operates a similar passenger capacity to our Dash 8, carrying 90 passengers per flight. Air Wales Virtual primarily utilise the CRJ on flights to our European destinations. (Aircraft in fleet: 2)

Airbus A320

Air Wales Virtual's newest addition to the fleet, the A320 will soon serve the majority of our European services. Our A320's are configured to carry 150 passengers per flight, making it the ideal aircraft for our busy medium-range network. (Aircraft in fleet: 2)

Airbus A330-300

Operated primarily on our Cardiff-Dubai service and some European routes, the A330 plays an important role in connecting Wales with global markets by providing capacity for over 250 passengers per flight. (Aircraft in fleet: 1)

Air Wales B77L

Boeing 777-200LR

Air Wales Virtual's powerhouse, the 777-200LR is used to connect Wales with North America. By providing space for over 300 passengers and capable of flying for over 15 hours, the possibilities are endless. (Aircraft in fleet: 2)

Our Destinations

Take a look at all the airports that we serve.