Scroggins is featured in Cinefex – Spider-Man: Homecoming

Cinefex – the journal to cinematic illustrations

August 2017, issue 154, featured five films including Spider-Man: Homecoming.

The Kid Underneath the Suit – by Jody Duncan

Editor Jody Duncan explains how the cinematic scenes were done to create the film Spider-Man: Homecoming. It goes into how the different companies built the sets to the digital work behind the visual effects. It also covered Scroggins Aviation Mockup & Effects and how they fabricated and built the C-17 Globemaster III cockpit and supplied the wreckage for the crash beach scene in the film.

For more on this story visit Cinefex.

For more on the Cockpit Scroggins supplied click here.


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Scroggins Aviation builds Spitfire for DUNKIRK

In the Blockbuster film DUNKIRK, Warner Brothers contracted Scroggins Aviation to build a full size Spitfire. The aircraft shown here being built, was used during the entire sequence Jack Lowden’s Spitfire ditches on the water and sinks. It also played a part when Tom Hardy’s landing gear was deployed prior to landing on the beach. Scroggins also built a replica Spitfire Mk1 instrument panel for all the close up scenes.

Dunkirk was released on July 21, 2017


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The Night Shift used Scroggins Aviation’s Huey for Season 4

In the NBC television series The Night Shift.  Scroggins Aviaton’s Bell UH-1H Huey (66-16287) helicopter comes back for a 2nd season run.  Scroggins rebuilt the Huey from the ground up for season 3 and 4.  Below are two images showing it on location for season 3.

The Night Shift premiered on NBC June 22, 2017.


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Scroggins builds C-17 cockpit for Spider-Man: Homecoming

Everyone here at Scroggins Aviation would like to thank the producers for giving us the opportunity to work on Spider-Man: Homecoming.

Scroggins Aviation built Marvel Studios/Sony Pictures the modified C-17 Globemaster III cockpit and supplied the aircraft wreckage in the film.   Our company also provided an Aviation Technical Advisor for the film.

Scroggins cut the cockpit from a retired scrapped Douglas DC-10, N1813U, serial number 46612 airframe and stripped it down to a bare shell. A number of parts were fabricated to give the Production Designer and Producers the look they wanted for the film. Some of the key points they wanted were a modified  C-17 cockpit layout and a take-off vertical controller. See below images of the cockpit.

Spider-Man: Homecoming was released on July 7, 2017.

For more on the Cockpit and its availability for your film. Please email or call us.

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EC-135 MedEvac added to Scroggins Aviation fleet

Scroggins Aviation adds this EC-135 MedEvac helicopter to its fleet of mockups. This helicopter will be repainted inside and out and will be available with all its medical equipment installed. It’s complete less the main rotor assy.
For more information please contact us.

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