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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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A Red Arrows spokesperson said: "Breitling is known for its links with aeronautical activity and, as such, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, has had a long association with the watchmaker.
Following the subsidiary final game were the shows by the UAE Parachute Team and National Aerobatic Team - Al Fursan.
HH Sheikh Mohammed also met with UAE's aerobatic team, Al Fursan, participating in the show.
Today, Kubinka is known as the best aerobatics school where the Russian Knights and Swifts aerobatic teams are stationed.
Red Arrows, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team A[degrees] counted among the best in the world A[degrees] flipped, looped and glided into colourful aerial art, soaring above crowds of viewers looking up at the sky in awe.
Just as countless others have already done in 2013, I hope people in all of the locations we will be flying to will come to the display, watch our aerobatics and enjoy the experience," Turner added Officially known as the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows represent the UK and have been thrilling crowds at home and overseas since the 1960s.
Sir Stephen said: "The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, have designed a display of precision formation flying that encapsulates the agility and demonstrates the pure flying qualities required in the Royal Air Force.
This edition of Aero India would see the participation of the world famous aerobatic team from the Czech Republic popularly known as the 'Flying Bulls' or 'Red Bulls', the Russian Air Force aerobatic team 'Russian Knights' and our favourite Indian Air Force 'Sarang' helicopter aerobatic display team comprising indigenous Dhruv helicopters.
The event included The Blades Aerobatic Team who combined speeds of well over 400mph with daredevil pilots flying just 12ft apart for some nail-biting tricks.
The UAE's premier aerobatic team, Al Fursan (the Knights), will amaze Abu Dhabi crowds with its breathtaking displays and gravity defying manoeuvres this week, as part of the emirate's historic hosting of the Volvo Ocean Race fleet.
24(Petra) -- Deputizing for His Majesty King Abdullah II, HRH Prince Faisal bin Al Hussein on Thursday patronized in Aqaba a joint Jordanian- French air show, which was performed by the Royal Jordanian Falcons (RJF) and a specialized French aerobatic team.
Reflecting the 40th anniversary of the UAE, the flying display will open with the country s own aerobatic team, Al Fursan, which will fly Alenia Aermacchi aircraft.