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  • n. An aerobatic manoeuvre in which an aircraft makes a series of very tight turns in order to reverse its direction of travel.


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  • An inspecific, in-control but crazy-looking aerobatic maneuver. Also used to describe weird ground-vehicle maneuvers in general.

    January 12, 2007