Originally Posted by DanaT
stay in a plane that is flying perfectly well?
You haven't seen many skydiving airplanes, have you.
(I made this quip to a friend who was big into skydiving and that was his response).
To the OP - if you're not the type of person that suceeds on the first try, stay in the airplane.
If when you ask if the chute is packed properly you get the answer "probably!" with a smile and two thumbs up, stay your ### in the plane.