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acrobatic flight [1 record]

Record 1 2017-11-16


Subject field(s)
  • Aircraft Piloting and Navigation
  • Aircraft Maneuvers

Manœuvres intentionally performed by an aircraft involving an abrupt change in its attitude, an abnormal attitude, or an abnormal variation in speed.


acrobatic flight: term and definition officially approved by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

Key term(s)
  • acrobatic manoeuvre
  • aerobatics
  • aerobatic manoeuver
  • aerobatic maneuver
  • acrobatic manoeuver
  • acrobatic maneuver


  • Pilotage et navigation aérienne
  • Manœuvres d'aéronefs

Manœuvres effectuées intentionnellement par un aéronef, comportant un changement brusque d'assiette, une position anormale ou une variation anormale de la vitesse.


acrobaties aériennes : terme et définition uniformisés par l'Organisation de l'aviation civile internationale (OACI).


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Pilotaje y navegación aérea
  • Maniobras de las aeronaves

Maniobras realizadas intencionadamente con una aeronave, que implican un cambio brusco de actitud, o una actitud o variación de velocidad anormales.


vuelo acrobático: término y definición aceptados oficialmente por la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI).

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