Definition of snap roll in English:

snap roll

Syllabification: snap roll


  • A maneuver in which an aircraft makes a single quick revolution about its longitudinal axis while flying horizontally.
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    • When not doing air shows, she can be found back at Amelia Reid Aviation, teaching everything from loops and snap rolls to instrument approaches.
    • The plane had to be able to do a snap roll at 80 mph, an Immelman at 120, a vertical reversement at 90, aileron roll at 110, and likewise a loop at 110.
    • I did some snap rolls, a few slow rolls and a loop.

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