What is spin recovery?

Some articles on spin, spins, spin recovery:

Tailspin - Unrecoverable Spins
... the airplane is behind the aft limit approved for spinning, any spin may prove to be unrecoverable except by using some special spin-recovery device such as a spin-recovery parachute ... In the past, some airplanes displayed an unrecoverable spin in which the nose was higher, relative to the horizon, than in conventional spins ... This is sometimes called a flat spin, although whether a flat spin is indeed unrecoverable depends on aircraft type and loading ...
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 ... an aircraft has not been certified for spin recovery, it should be assumed that spins are not recoverable and are unsafe in that aircraft ... Important safety equipment, such as stall/spin recovery parachutes, which generally are not installed on production aircraft, are used during testing and ...

Famous quotes containing the words recovery and/or spin:

    With any recovery from morbidity there must go a certain healthy humiliation.
    Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874–1936)

    In tragic life, God wot,
    No villain need be! Passions spin the plot:
    We are betrayed by what is false within.
    George Meredith (1828–1909)