stall turn


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stall turn

An aerobatic maneuver in which the aircraft is pulled up into a vertical climb, the throttles are pulled back, and then the full rudder is applied to one side. The aircraft cartwheels to one side at a near zero IAS (indicated air speed) and recovers in a dive 180° to the original direction. See also hammer stall. Also called fall off on a wing
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I shot up in front of the formation, did a stall turn and then carried out a third attack on the same aircraft.
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The report said that on previous flights Mr Matthews was known to have performed manoeuvres known as "wingover" and "stall turn" and it was "possible that this is what he was attempting, but that he lost control of the aircraft".
We did a stall turn, where he flew straight up, and then banked right to turn sideways at 180 degrees and back down towards the ground.
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AeroSuperBatics Ltd wingwalking team performs aerobatic maneuvers (loops, rolls, stall turns, and upside-down flight) while female athletes do acrobatics.The ensemble performed as the Breitling Wingwalkers from 2011 under a sponsorship agreement with the Swiss watch manufacturer, which ended when Breitling was sold to new owners in 2017.
The crowd cheered for two members of the British Aerosuperbatics Wingwalkers who performed the stunts on two Stearman biplanes while these undertook loops, rolls, stall turns and inverted flights.
He said the audience will be treated to the sight of two Stearman biplanes flown in an energetic routine of dazzling aerobatics doing loops, rolls, stall turns and inverted flights-while two fearless female wing walkers doing their own acrobatic moves and handstands while strapped to the aircraft's wings.
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The women then proceed to do a series of energetic and athletic aerobatic feats as the pilots take them through loops, rolls, and stall turns. Wing walkers must not only be fearless, but also in top physical condition to endure speeds of up to 241 kmph and G-forces of up to 4 G.