The Beech 18 was
produced between 1937 until 1969, with over 9,000 produced.
The first one flew January 15, 1937. It has been used in many
roles for civilian and military use, including passenger
transport, cargo carrying, training, aerial firefighting and
This one is a Beech D18S manufactured in 1952 and is used by
the Just In Time Skydivers for a jump plane.
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