1106. ONE-HALF CUBAN EIGHT
Description. The One-Half Cuban Eight combines the first 210º of a Loop, a half roll to
the upright position, and a 45º diving pull out to level flight on the original altitude and
reciprocal heading (Figure 11-6).
Figure 11-6 One-half Cuban Eight
General. This maneuver offers a quick means of reversing the direction of flight while
preserving the original altitude and airspeed. Remember to select a long, well defined section
line which extends behind as well as in front of you.
AEROBATIC MANUEVERS 11-15