Skydive Kansas City's aircraft include 1 Beechcraft C-90 King Air, taking 14 skydivers to 14,000 ft in 9 minutes. 2 Cessna 182's facilitating the largest fleet of skydiving aircraft in this region.
These aircraft offer a reliable platform for conducting tandem & student training jumps. Our aircraft are highly maintained in house by " FAA certified mechanics" specializing in skydiving aircraft and are flown by highly experienced commercial pilots trained for this type of aviation activity. Most of our pilots are jumpers as well making this type of flying efficient due to the unique flying requirements of skydiving operations.
Our Beechcraft King Air is our limousine with a Ferrari engine! Holding 14 skydivers, this little rocketship zips skydivers up to 14,000 feet in a paltry nine minutes!
Though smaller than the desired turbine aircraft of today, the Cessna 182 has delivered millions of skydivers to jump altitude for decades.
The Cessna 182 is and has been the backbone of skydiving for decades. The majority of skydiving centers around the world operate these workhorses.