Immelmann

noun Im·mel·mann \ ˈi-məl-mən \

Definition of Immelmann

: a maneuver in which an airplane reverses direction by executing half of a loop upwards followed by half of a roll called also Immelmann turn

Origin and Etymology of immelmann

Max Immelmann


Immelmann

biographical name Im·mel·mann \ ˈi-məl-ˌmän , -mən \

Definition of Immelmann

Max 1890–1916 German aviator

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