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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and the newest creations combine classic flight fascination with state-of-the-art technology to make stunt flying a breeze.
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.
Gamers will be completely immersed in each character's story as they race and engage in stunt flying and aerial dogfighting, while exploring vast environments," said Helene Sheeler, vice president of marketing, Midway.
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.
Services include individual and group flights, corporate packages, aerobatic and emergency maneuver/upset training, air shows/events, and stunt flying.
Services are available for individual and group flights, corporate packages, aerobatic and emergency maneuver/upset training, air shows/events, and stunt flying.
Now available at retailers nationwide, the new PC CD-ROM title is an arcade-style racing game that combines the thrill of high-speed airplane racing with stunt flying.
SegaSoft's Plane Crazy is a 3-D stunt flying game that combines the thrill of high-speed racing with stunt flying.
The CD-ROM also includes the Acrobatic Flight Simulator, which allows the user to experience the thrills of stunt flying.