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wingover

An aerobatic maneuver in which an aircraft is pulled up and turned simultaneously. This is followed by a diving turn in the same direction. The aircraft is under positive g throughout the maneuver and well above stalling speed.
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He made several practice landings and then left the field and flew to an area about 40 miles to the northeast of the station, where he proceeded to attempt a series of wingovers.
In case there is a doubt in anyone's mind, wingovers are not considered "normal flying" in the SNB.
WingOver Aerobatics' perspective is that their recreational activity is within "the right to the pursuit of happiness.
I suspect that WingOver pilots don't fly to unpopulated areas to do their aerobatics because they choose not to burn the fuel to get there.
The airport has received more than 20 phone calls recently about WingOver Aerobatics and other small planes, such as the ones that take skydivers up, Humble said.
When WingOver started last fall, some of the calls were from people just plain worried about what the planes were doing, she said.
She said WingOver tries to fly in different spots so as not to upset the same people over and over.
Wolf, a longtime pilot who once trained the Jordanian aerobatic team for King Hussein in the late 1970s, started Wingover Aerobatics at the airport last fall, with his wife, Liz.
And a bunch of hammerheads and wingovers, mixed in with rolls and loops and crazy eights.
The first half comprises turns, wingovers, loops and barrel rolls in various full formations.