chandelle definition

  • noun:
    • a-sudden, steep climbing turn of an aircraft, executed to alter journey course and gain height at the same time.
    • an abrupt climbing turn made by an airplane, where plane's energy is employed to accomplish a greater than normal rate-of-climb, without stalling the plane.
    • a flight maneuver composed of a steep climbing change executed to achieve height while altering course
    • a-sudden, steep climbing turn of an aircraft, performed to change trip course and gain height simultaneously.
    • an abrupt climbing turn created by an airplane, in which the airplane's momentum is used to accomplish a greater than normal rate of climb, without stalling the plane.
    • a flight maneuver composed of a steep climbing change executed to get altitude while switching path
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To execute a chandelle.
    • to perform a chandelle, as of an airplane.
    • To perform a chandelle.
    • to perform a chandelle, as of an airplane.
  • verb:
    • rise unexpectedly and steeply
    • rise abruptly and steeply

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