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barrel roll

barrel roll
An aerobatic maneuver in which an airplane rotates 360° around the longitudinal axis while the nose of the aircraft describes a circle about a real or imagined reference point on the horizon. In this maneuver, occupants are under positive acceleration at all times unlike in a normal roll where negative acceleration (–g) is experienced.
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I'll take them back, for a loop and a barrel roll, and then you can take it back to the airfield and land it.
Most people have had enough after the barrel roll, but you were clearly loving it and it was great to put in a spin like that.
Aaron George, was executing a barrel roll to keep the aircraft within optimum photography range of the MALD when his plane crashed in a remote area about 30 miles east of the China Lake Naval Warfare Center near Ridgecrest.
Weapons are precise and advanced players can use special tactical maneuvers via button combos such as barrel rolls, reverses, etc.
Battling an onslaught of vicious aliens, players strategically pilot their ship through more than 20 treacherous missions spanning the solar system -- executing dynamic tactical maneuvers such as barrel rolls, 360-degree loops and spinning reversals to evade the enemy.
The result: The car appears to be doing 100-mph barrel rolls at high altitude.
demonstrate unbelievable stunts - barrel rolls, spirals, spins and
Back then it was Flynn doing all the moves, from slow rolls and split S moves, to barrel rolls and Cuban eights.
A pilot needs as much aerial horsepower as possible, Newman said, to execute steep climbs, barrel rolls, hammerhead stalls, four-point hesitation rolls and long vertical loops - the latter resembling Magic Mountain's Revolution roller coaster.
Watch as R/C Power Air Surfer pilots test their skills and demonstrate unbelievable stunts - barrel rolls, spirals, spins and nose dives - the R/C Power Air Surfer does it all
Battling an onslaught of vicious aliens, players strategically pilot their ship through more than 14 treacherous missions spanning the solar system, executing dynamic tactical maneuvers such as barrel rolls, 360-degree loops and spinning reversals in order to evade the enemy.
Loops, barrel rolls, diamond formations, speeds of mach 2.