aerobatics

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aerobatics

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The art or action of performing aerial feats with an airplane or glider. The basic aerobatics are loops, wingovers, barrel rolls, and rolls.
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Meanwhile, Abarth World Stunt Flying Champion Paul Jeffries will be ensuring not all eyes are on the track.
Pilot Peter Barnes - who has done stunt flying in James Bond and Tomb Raider movies - and colleague Kevin Hodgson,leapt into action because there was no time to wait for an RAF rescue chopper.
The movie which is shown after this programme, captured the atmosphere of disillusionment at the time, as a group of pilots finds itself reduced to post-war stunt flying.