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XyZspineZyX
10-10-2003, 03:56 PM
have seen the term in here several times but i am not sure what type of roll it pertains to -- can someone fill me in -- Thanks

XyZspineZyX
10-10-2003, 03:56 PM
have seen the term in here several times but i am not sure what type of roll it pertains to -- can someone fill me in -- Thanks

XyZspineZyX
10-10-2003, 04:44 PM
The rate, or speed, at which an aircraft rolls. Typically measured in degrees per second.

XyZspineZyX
10-10-2003, 06:44 PM
And roll is the rotation of the plane around it's linear axis. So it would be the rate at which the plane spins around its self perpinicular to it's direction of flight.

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XyZspineZyX
10-10-2003, 07:11 PM
a basic aierlon roll -- does it also apply to a barrel roll

XyZspineZyX
10-10-2003, 07:12 PM
yes

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