More Training for Computer Fighter Pilots
by Richard G. Sheffield
The Crossing Break
Take care during this maneuver to avoid colliding with your partner.
- Both planes start together at the same speed, side by side with the leader slightly ahead. (1)
- On the leaders command, both planes make a hard turn toward each other, The leader should pass in front. (2)
This maneuver can also be performed after a complete aileron roll for a more spectacular appearance.
Figure 5-17. The Crossing Break
Figure 5-18. The Crossing Break, Phase One
Figure 5-19. The Crossing Break, Phase Two