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ACRO E-mail Archive Thread: Aresti


Thread: Aresti

Message: Re: Aresti

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From: "Dr. Guenther Eichhorn" <gei at>

Date: Sat, 14 Dec 1996 17:18:42 UTC



The figure that you are looking for is called a Hammerhead (sometimes
also called Stall Turn).  For a description of some of the basic
firures in aerobatics, have a look at the IAC Web server at:
On the page for "Competition aerobatics related information" you'll
find a link to a list of aerobatic figures with descriptions.

Guenther Eichhorn
Guenther Eichhorn              | gei at
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Cambridge, MA
CPL,ASMELS,IA,Glider,CFI       | Pitts S-2A: N1GE
DC-3 type rating               | Flying is the Pitts


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