- (used with a plural verb) stunts performed in flight by an airplane, glider, or the like.
- (used with a singular verb) the art or technique of performing such stunts.
Origin of aerobatics
Related Words for aerobaticsvaulting, workout, horse, tumbling, calisthenics, aerobatics, gym, trampoline, trapeze
Examples from the Web for aerobatics
Historical Examples of aerobatics
Looping the loop, and other kinds of what are now called 'aerobatics', were habitually disparaged as idle spectacles.The War in the Air; Vol. 1
The development of aerobatics, air fighting, and formation tactics brought many airmen into prominence.Aviation in Peace and War
Sir Frederick Hugh Sykes
- (functioning as singular or plural) spectacular or dangerous manoeuvres, such as loops or rolls, performed in an aircraft or glider; stunt flying