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outside loop Line breaks: out|side loop

Definition of outside loop in English:


A looping movement made by an aircraft in which the back of the aircraft is on the outside of the curve.
Example sentences
  • Though the Decathlon's teardrop-shaped wing lends itself to inverted flight better than the conventional Citabria airfoil, negative maneuvers are restricted to outside loops, English bunts and inverted spins.
  • Decathlons could fly outside loops, inverted snaps and other upside-down tricks, and not many pilots cared about the 140-knot cruise.
  • I've never attempted an outside loop before, but that's as close as any effort I've ever made.

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