Aircraft Gallery

These are some of the Past and Present Jump Planes we have had and their remodel process from time of purchase to time of completion. They were remodeled for Skydiving Operations with Rapid Descent.

Cessna 172

172 In-Progress

172 In-Progress

172 being stripped of old paint

172 being stripped of old paint

172 All Stripped

172 All Stripped

172 Prepped for Paint

172 Prepped for Paint

172 with Basic Paint

172 with Basic Paint

172 Engine

172 Engine

172 In Paint

172 In Paint

172 Paint Complete

172 Paint Complete

172 After Paint

172 After Paint

172 Towing Glider

172 Towing Glider

172 With Decals

172 With Decals

First 172 Load at Rapid Descent

First 172 Load at Rapid Descent

172 Taking off

172 Taking off

Paint Additions on 172

Paint Additions on 172

Painting the Tail

Painting the Tail

Finishing Tail Paint

Finishing Tail Paint

172 Nose and Tail

172 Nose and Tail

172 Complete Paint

172 Complete Paint

Matching 172 and 195

Matching 172 and 195

Cessna 195

Basic 195 Fuselage

Basic 195 Fuselage

Basic 195 Fuselage

Basic 195 Fuselage

Basic 195 Fuselage

Basic 195 Fuselage

195 Interior Work

195 Interior Work

195 Fuselage and Basic Paint

195 Fuselage and Basic Paint

195 Tail and Wing

195 Tail and Wing

195 Fuselage and Paint

195 Fuselage and Paint

Jacobs Engine Work

Jacobs Engine Work

Jacobs Engine Cylinders

Jacobs Engine Cylinders

Jump step Installed

Jump step Installed

195 Panel

195 Panel

Panel Work

Panel Work

195 Left Wing Installed

195 Left Wing Installed

195 Both Wings Installed

195 Both Wings Installed

Jacobs Engine Assembly

Jacobs Engine Assembly

Dillon on Nose Paint Tape Off

Dillon on Nose Paint Tape Off

Complete 195 Tail Paint

Complete 195 Tail Paint

Complete 195 Nose Paint

Complete 195 Nose Paint

Hanging the Jacobs Engine

Hanging the Jacobs Engine

Hanging the Jacobs Engine

Hanging the Jacobs Engine

195 Skydive Interior Complete

195 Skydive Interior Complete

195 Arrival to Hannibal

195 Arrival to Hannibal

Placing 195 Decals

Placing 195 Decals

195 Complete

195 Complete

Cessna 195 Restoration

Cessna 195 Restoration

195 Shots

195 Sunset Shot

195 Sunset Shot

195 Landing behind Glider

195 Landing behind Glider

195 Taxiing In

195 Taxiing In

Jon Checking 195 Fuel

Jon Checking 195 Fuel

195 Evening Landing

195 Evening Landing

195 Evening Take-Off

195 Evening Take-Off

195 at Perry

195 at Perry

195 Nose Shot

195 Nose Shot

Beech 18

Beech 18

Beech 18

Beech 18 Front

Beech 18 Front

Beech 18 Profile View

Beech 18 Profile View

Cargo Door

Cargo Door

Lots of Birds Nests

Lots of Birds Nests

Work Progressing in St. Louis

Work Progressing in St. Louis

Replacing the Cowling

Replacing the Cowling

Jon and Mike Barron

Jon and Mike Barron

It Runs!

It Runs!

Taxiing Out

Taxiing Out

It Flys!

It Flys!

Heading to Hannibal

Heading to Hannibal

Beech at Home

Beech at Home

Quite a Pair

Quite a Pair

Metalizing the Beech Tail

Metalizing the Beech Tail

Polishing in Progress

Polishing in Progress

Dillon Posing

Dillon Posing

Lots of Metal to Polish

Lots of Metal to Polish

Masking for Paint

Masking for Paint

Masking...

Masking...

Top Masking Complete

Top Masking Complete

Engine Masking Complete

Engine Masking Complete

Painting Primer

Painting Primer

Tail Primer

Tail Primer

The Beginning of the Orange

The Beginning of the Orange

Lots of Orange

Lots of Orange

Orange Complete

Orange Complete

Masking Tail Checkers

Masking Tail Checkers

Cowling Checkers

Cowling Checkers

Back in Black

Back in Black

Black Complete

Black Complete

Removing Checker Masking

Removing Checker Masking

Removing Masking

Removing Masking

Complete Paint

Complete Paint

Finished Paint Back

Finished Paint Back

Finished Paint Front

Finished Paint Front

Finished Paint Side

Finished Paint Side

The Fleet

The Fleet

Getting Wet

Getting Wet

Beech at Perry

Beech at Perry

Final Engine Work

Final Engine Work

Jump Step

Jump Step

Jump Door

Jump Door

Skydiving Ops Beginning

Skydiving Ops Beginning

Taxi

Taxi

Jump Run

Jump Run

Completed Decals

Completed Decals

Quite the Load

Quite the Load

Evening Load

Evening Load

Beech-18 New Paint Job

Beech-18 New Paint Job