barrel roll


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a roll in which the plane follows a spiral course

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Once they received these materials, plans went forward to initiate a primarily defensive war which included Barrel Roll.
He said: "As far as I am aware no production car has ever cleanly completed a bona-fide barrel roll and therefore it has always been an ambition of mine to perform one ever since I was a boy.
Once you start jerking the remote horizontally to shunt your opponents into a wall or pulling up for a barrel roll Jack Jump turned spinning Torpedo attack by a boost, you won't miss your thumb on a joystick.
Flying through Midnight is the personal account of a C -123 pilot flying Operation Candlestick missions in 1970 and 1971 to illuminate enemy targets by dropping flares over the Steel Tiger area of southern Laos and the Barrel Roll area of northern Laos.
His barrel roll was smooth as silk; I follow with two of my own -- less than smooth as silk.
Ide's passing attempt on the first lap at Imola pitched Albers' Midland into a frightening barrel roll, with the Dutchman fortunate to escape unharmed after flipping five times.
My greatest thrill in a B-25 was trying to barrel roll it.
It can also plane, dive, jump, barrel roll and perform other acrobatic tricks If you can't afford the hefty price tag on your own, don't worry.
Minimizing latency allows maneuvers made by pilots, such as a sudden turn or a barrel roll, to be immediately displayed on another simulator hundreds of miles away, thereby providing a more realistic training environment and ensuring a "fair fight" among all participants.
After the barrel roll, we also cut slots in the tailgate to relieve air from under the deck, and we added an aerodynamic `wing' to create a downforce on the rear," Smith said.
Furthermore, planes could be coated to reflect much of their energy, and simple evasive action such as a barrel roll could keep the laser from hitting one point long enough to achieve a burn.
Ms Irving added: "The wheels of the car then collided with the curb and the defendant appeared to lose control and the vehicle started to barrel roll.
It's already July 2014 and surprisingly, the do a barrel roll Google Easter egg trick keeps rolling on and on like the Energizer bunny
Six aero-planes, each carrying four riders circle the control tower, nose-dive, loop, swing and barrel roll around the column, with riders gripping on for the ight of their lives.