Elevator Control

Some articles on control, elevator:

Tailspin - Entry and Recovery
... Some aircraft cannot be recovered from a spin using only their own flight control surfaces and must not be allowed to enter a spin under any circumstances ... stall, apply full rudder in the desired spin direction while holding full back-elevator pressure for an upright spin ... a cross-control) ...

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