ST ANDREWS (5.05) was given a flat spin
at Newcastle to sharpen up 24 days ago and can give him a winner for trainer Gillian Boanas.
Airshow pilot Spencer Suderman had a fairly straightforward goal: He wanted to break the record for the number of turns in an inverted flat spin
. That meant climbing as high as possible to enter the spin.
Loading an airplane with an aft CG predisposes it to a flat spin
, which may be unrecoverable.
Based on his experience, however, he said the most likely scenario for a small multi-engine plane like the DIAMOND DA42 was that the critical motor had malfunctioned, sending the plane into a flat spin
, which is nearly impossible to recover from, even for experienced pilots.
Wife Shelagh, who bought his first lesson for his 50th birthday, said: "The crash sent me into a flat spin
. Gliding gave him a lot of fun over the years but that was my worst nightmare."
Our elected and unelected representatives are in a flat spin
because there are no rules against this in our Scottish democratic institution.
An emergencies services source earlier told Interfax that a sport plane crashed and broke apart as it was near the end of a flat spin
It may be because it implicated one of the UK's largest and most successful retailers; or because the prospect of accidentally consuming horse meat sends some people on these islands into a flat spin
; but I suspect it comes down in a large part to one word - "Trust."
According to the Herald Sun, Baumgartner also spoke of some of the problems he encountered during the record-breaking jump, including fogging on his helmet visor, which coud have aborted the mission and a flat spin
as he fell.
The news would be enough to send anyone into a flat spin
but Natalie, 27, stayed remarkably calm.
The aircraft rolled over in an inverted flat spin
and then broke in half amidships.