flying position

flying position

The attitude of aircraft when lateral and longitudinal axes are level or in flight. The term is used for aircraft on the ground.
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But for this iFly virgin, simply establishing the correct flying position was difficult enough, without remembering the hand signals the noise in there meant we had to communicate with.
- including Hero, which puts you in a superhero flying position to swoop around the track CHILEV at Flamingo Land this year, including Ben & Holly on May 26 and Peppa Pig on June 16 MUis the steepest rollercoaster in the world (2009) This year there will be FOUR PAHAconcerts, headliners include Aston Merrygold, S CLUB 3, Pixie Lott and the Vengaboys.
- including Hero, which puts you in a superhero flying position to swoop around the track MUMBO JUMBO is the steepest rollercoaster in the world (2009) Flamingo Land is home to ONE Sumatran tiger cub who was born on site in August 2017 4 There will be CHILDREN'S EVENTS at Flamingo Land this year, including Ben & Holly on May 26 and Peppa Pig on June 16 This year there will be FOUR PARTY IN THE PARK concerts, headliners include Aston Merrygold, S CLUB 3, Pixie Lott and the Vengaboys.
Attractions include six white-knuckle rides such as Hero, a coaster that puts you in a vertical flying position and Mumbo Jumbo, the world''s steepest roller coaster.
It is practised with two or more people who help a person to get into a flying position - much like a bird," explains Shah as he lies on the floor and lifts his partner, Jorge Turrell, 53, with his feet.
In the absence of a decision-making leader, the collective shift to land is heavily influenced by perturbations the individual birds are subject to, such as the birds' flying position within the flock.
Have you checked out the cost to have a 10-pound Canada goose mounted in flying position with an eye screw in the middle of its back so you can hang it over the dining room table like it's coming in for a landing right on your broccoli casserole?
The dead dragonfly would be dried out in its natural flying position and a pin inserted through the head and neck and into the body to add weight to the dried out insect.
"I wanted a flying position, that's all I knew," said Palmer, who when he's not travelling 500 miles an hour and refueling other aircraft at 40,000 feet in altitude works as an accounts manager for a trucking company.
We were at war and the enemy had to be combated, and I was in a favourable flying position. Within a few minutes, three British Lancaster bombers went down in flames."
The Telegraph quoted investigators as saying that the Airbus "descended vertically" and dropped 35,000 feet in a matter of seconds, hitting the water in its exact flying position.