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Cuban eight

Cuban eight
Two loops in opposite directions forming a vertical figure-8 shape in the sky. Sometimes performed in the horizontal plane.
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During an episode, a pilot is unable to perform aerobatic maneuvers but is able to control the aircraft without assistance (one exception occurred when ground-radioed assistance became necessary to assist a single-seat aircraft pilot maintain control and land).
All six planes are flown in tight formation, demonstrating all aerobatic maneuvers.
The Red Bull Air Race pits an elite selection of ten world-class aerobatic pilots against the clock, and ultimately one another, as they navigate a timed slalom course of pylon obstacles and execute low-level aerobatic maneuvers.
The Red Bull Air Race pits an elite selection of world-class aerobatic pilots against the clock, and ultimately one another, as they navigate a timed slalom course of pylon obstacles and execute low-level aerobatic maneuvers.
Famous aerobatic maneuvers include the four-plane Diamond Formation and the six-jet Delta Formation.
The theatre content will include computer-animated images of the open-cockpit Red Baron(R) Pizza Squadron performing formation aerobatic maneuvers, as well as other exciting scenarios.
The Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, flying three WWII North American Advanced Trainers (AT-6 Texans) will take the valiant old birds through a series of precision formation aerobatic maneuvers.
Award-winning sailplane pilot Manfred Radius will mesmerize crowds performing unique aerobatic maneuvers in his sailplane including his graceful and spectacular inverted ribbon cut.
Air Show fans will experience the excitement of the Thunderbird's breathtaking aerobatic maneuvers and graceful formations in their sleek, compact F-16 Fighting Falcon jets.
17 /PRNewswire/ -- A series of dramatic aerobatic maneuvers, performed by an AH-64D Apache Longbow attack helicopter for the first time in public today, has showcased the aircraft's performance and agility.
The aerobatic maneuvers are the culmination of recent envelope expansion testing on Apache Longbow.
Changing the trim on their wings allows the parachute plane to be turned, over and over again, performing close to a dozen different aerobatic maneuvers.