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Agricultural Aviation Auction

Johnson Aero Ag Retirement
Auction #170683

Doug has decided to Retire and we will be offering the assets of Johnson Ag at Public Auction. AT802, Cessna Ag Husky, Piper Brave, Support Equipment and Hangar

Ended Tue, Apr, 16th 11:59 PM Mountain Time (US & Canada)

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All assets will be offered as a whole at the beginning of the auction. If the high bid is acceptable to the seller the auction will conclude and Johnson Aero Ag dba Sheridan Air will be sold as a whole.

Online bidding is available at for all assets in this auction. Please be sure to allow 48 hours for registration on their site to be allowed to bid in this auction. We will post a link to the proxibid catalog for this auction as we get it setup.


1996 Air Tractor 802 - #802-0036 (N6176Y) 6094 TT Airframe / P&W PT6A-67AG - # PCE105047, 7287 TT, 555 SHOT with GREAT times and cycles remaining, Dual Cockpit, Dual A/C, Satloc, Flow Control, Hydraulic System, Dual Single Point Fuel, Fast Start, Kawak, CP Nozzles, Smoker, Spreader, 380 gallons Fuel. Snow Engineering Service Letter #203 performed on the spar - approximately 1900 hrs remaining on spar, performed 1/28/2011 @ 4902.5 hrs TT Airframe. Nice looking, No surprises Dual Cockpit 802

1982 Piper PA36-375 (400) Brave - # 36-8202007 (N2338X) 5687 TT Airframe / Lycoming IO-720-D1C - # L1380-54A, 1320 SMOH, less than 400 hours since MAJOR engine work performed (we encourage you to look at the paerwork on this airplane - Major engine work completed on this airplane less than 400 hours ago, although it is not classified as a overhaul, you may want to pay particular attention) / Hartzell 3 Blade Prop, 1460 SPOH, Hub Model HC-C3YR-1RF, serial # DY2821A, Blade #'s F24582, F24616, H69741 / Lane Electric Brake, Satloc, LiteStar, Smoker, Flagger, KY92 COM, KT76A Transponder, CP's. Wing Spar AD 83-20-03 performed 9/14/2007 at 4367 TT Airframe leaving approx 3500 left on the spars. This is a very nice, clean Brave, maybe on of the nicest on the market right now.

1982 Cessna T188C Ag Husky - # T18803925T (N9996J) 5600 TT Airframe / Continental TSIO-520-T1B - # 239498R, 1750 SFREM, 704 STOH / McCauley 3 Blade Prop, 856 SPOH, Hub Model D3A32C402, serial # 816142, Blade #'s BH190, BH274, BH770 / Satloc, CropHawk, A/C, Airfoil Booms, CP's - A good old working Airplane, not going to win any airshows but a solid aircraft.



65' x 65' x 18' B&C Pre Engineered Steel Building, 60' x 16' Schweiss electric operated Bi-Fold Door, Building has 3" VMPR Insulation and 8.5" Simple Saver Insulation System for a total of approximately 11.5" of Insulation in the Roof, Sidewalls and Bi-Fold Door, Hangar is WELL Insulated. Concrete Floor and Approach Ramps, Hi Entensity Lighting, Electrical and has just recently been constructed. This building sits on leased property owned by Modisett Field and the City of Rushville, Nebraska. Hangar will be offered subject to a new lease with the city of Rushville, Nebraska.


Caterpillar P5000 Forklift, Pneumatic Tire, Side Shift, LP - Low Hours

Caterpillar 5000 Forklift, Pneuamtic Tire, Side Shift, LP - Older Model

Approximately 9,000 gallon Heil Tanker with approximately 4250 gallons Jet-A Fuel

 Approximately 500 gallon Fuel Tank with FillRite Pump and Meter - (100LL)

 PJ Tandem Axle Bumper Pull Trailer

PJ Tandem Axle Gooseneck Trailer - Hydraulic Breakover Flatbed

Titan Tandem Axle Goosence Trailer - Dovetail and Ramps


High Volume / High Rate Drop Gate for Air Tractor. This is possibly the only STC'd gate of this type. This gate and hopper lid combination were used for dust suppression in open mines at rates of up to 1200 gallons per acre.

(2) Octaflex Portability Containment Pads, these are 5 panel containment units with 4 approach ramps each - these are some high dollar containment systems.

(2) Ground Bearing Tarp Containment Systems

Wiley Tandem Axle Gooseneck Tender Trailer - appx 1600 gal Water, appx 600 gal Fuel, (2) Handler Induction Cone Tanks, Honda Motor and some Hoses

(2) Handler Liquid Dispersal Systems - 2" & 3", Honda & Briggs Motors, John Blue Pumps

appx 3,000 gallon Poly Water Tank on elevated Stand

Smaller Poly Water Tanks to include 1500 - 3000 gallons each

12,000 gallon Water Tank - Steel


PowerTow SuperTow II Aircraft Handler - Looks NEW

APU Portable Starter Cart

Several Spare Sets of Booms and a Spare Spreader for Air Tractor

Port-A-Cool Swamp Cooler

Spare Aircraft Tires & Wheels

Metal Forklift Ramp

Shuttle Tank Pumps

Shop Tools to Include - Tool Box & Contents, Air Compressor, Hot Water Pressure Washer, Battery Charger, Honda EU2000i Generator/ Inverter, Storage Cabinets, Motor and Turbine Oils, Hand and Power Tools, Spare Batteries


Including but not limited to: 2.5, 5, 30, 55 & 250 gallon containers of Tordon, CideWinder, Aim E.C., WetCit, Interlock, A Frame, QuiltXcel, Superb HC, Quadris and others








Bidding Dates
Apr '19
10:00 AM
Mountain Time (US & Canada)
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Auction will be held at Modisett Airport (9V5) in Rushville Nebraska. From Rushville, take Highway 20 East approximatly 1 mile to Airport Road (320th Road), turn north on Airport road and go 1 mile to the airport. Watch for Auction Signs and Banners.

For those flying in Modisett Field has 3900' of concrete. Commercial flights from Denver are available into Chadron, NE (about 20 miles away) via Boutique Air. 


All items sold "As-Is / Where-Is" with no warranties expressed or implied. A 5% Buyers Commission will be charged on the first $100,000.00 of each item sold and 3% on the remaining balance. All items must be paid for the day of the auction in US Funds (Cash, Wire Transfer or Company Check, with letter of guarantee from issuing bank). Credit Cards will be accepted at this auction with a 4% convenience fee. No items to be removed until paid for in full. All titled vehicles will have the title filled out to the buyer. These are abbreviated Terms and complete Terms & Conditions may be found under the "DOCUMENTS" tab of this page and will be available at the auction location.