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WE ARE ALL MVP

A PASSION FOR AVIATION & COMMUNITY

The MVP is a growing community of Virtual Pilots who work together to create highly immersive and entertaining flight simulation events, airshows and competitions. Like minded aviation enthusiasts, aircraft owners, pilots and professionals, sharing a passion for flight simulation.

OUR TEAM

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BORAT
@borat

MVP Senior Server Admin

Borat is the MVP man of mystery.  Whilst little is actually known about Borat, historians believe him to be a scholar and poet, but we know him as our MVP Senior Server Admin.  Highly respected by the MVP community, Borat has been instrumental in shaping and growing our virtual pilot family.  Very nice!

Based in Kazakhstan.

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MR BUMBLE BEE
@bumblebee

MVP Server Admin

Bumblebee grew up in an aviation household, flying around Europe with his parents (both pilots) in their Beech Bonanza.  Bumblebee has spent the last 10 years workign as an airline pilot.  Also an avid flight simulator enthusiast, he joined the MVP in 2019, becoming a vital member of our Server Admin team.

Based in the United Kingdom.

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SHANE JONES
@indianashane

MVP Server Admin

Shane is a student pilot and avid 3D artist with over 20 years of flight simulation experience, joining the MVP Server Administration Team in 2019.  Shane has played a key role in developing immersive MVP community scenery assets and custom objects.

Based in Australia.

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NOLAN COONEY
@G.LOC

MVP Server Admin

Nolan is a commercial pilot based in Canada, training to become an airline pilot.  Nolan has 10 years flight simulation experience, becoming a well known virtual airshow performer, flying the Sabre Jet, where he is reputed to be the worlds second best.  Nolan joined MVP in 2019.

Based in Canada.

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MICHAEL SCHAAFSMA
@zoren

MVP Server Admin

Michael is an avid musician, working in the Audio Visual equipment hire industry in support of Conferences and Exhibitions.  Michael has over 30 years of flight simulation experience, joining the MVP Community in 2019 and becoming a Server Admin team member in 2021, and is a regular at MVP events and airshows.

Based in the Netherlands.

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MVP Server Admin

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Based in Australia.

OUR MODERATORS

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ALEX NORTON
@broadsword

MVP Moderator

Alex is an Aircraft Technician Apprentice, specialised on the C130 Hercules aircraft type, with a strong interest in aviation engineering.  Alex has over 5 years of flight simulation experience, flying as part of the Aero Vector Jet Team in the #5 aircraft.  Alex also flies as part of the Razbam Harrier Display Team, performing at a number of virtual airshow events.  Alex joined the MVP community in 2019, and is a Senior Server Moderator.

Based in the United Kingdom.

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MVP Moderator

AIRSHOW PRODUCTION TEAM

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FRANK PULLANO JR
@arrow

Airshows & Events Director

Frank is a real-world aviator with over 30 years of aviation and airshow experience, retiring from the US Air Force in 2009.  Highly regarded throughout the DCS community for both his virtual airshow flying and team-management, Frank is a founding member of the Virtual Vultures Jet Team and a former flight lead for the Virtual Thunderbirds (VTB), whom have been in continuous operation since 2004 and are regarded as one of the community's professional teams.  Flying under the callsign of 'Arrow', Frank has assembled a highly skilled, creative and talented MVP Airshow and Events Team, producing highly immersive and engaging live-stream events.

Based in United States.

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RYAN SPAIN
@motoflightguy

Assistant Director

Ryan is a private pilot, aircraft owner and adventure vlogger, who produces motorcycle and aviation videos.  With over 10 years of flight simulation experience, Ryan has quickly worked his way up the DCS community ranks, flying with renowned virtual airshow team the Virtual Vultures. Ryan has also branched out into event streaming, working alongside some of the biggest names in the virtual airshow world.

Based in United States.