Andy and colleagues taught the Hollyoaks actresses to skydive to add unprecedented realism to the final footage. Filming with the actresses and body doubles for the more technical scenes. Jumping and filming the malfunction scenes Andy Ford shot P.O.V footage along with an external camera flyer to capture some breathtaking footage for the final heart-stopping finale.
Executive producer Paul Marquess had this to say: “The Hollyoaks parachute jump left all the other shows standing. It's possibly the most spectacular scene ever in a British soap - and thoroughly deserved to win the British Soap Awards, Spectacular Scene of the Year 2010”.