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3 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. See the dictionary definition.

DateGridClueAuthor
Thursday, April 19, 200146DEmergency situationManny Nosowsky
Sunday, January 5, 199717DPilot's nightmareW. R. Williams
Sunday, September 11, 199473DPilot's dangerLouis Sabin

3 results for TAILSPIN from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
August 10, 2014acrosticOAlarm-inducing plungeEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
October 7, 2012acrosticIPrecipitous and out-of-control downturnEmily Cox and Henry Rathvon
June 26, 2011diagramless49APilot's nightmareFred Piscop

9 results for TAILSPIN from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Friday, June 4, 199339DPlane maneuverJune A. BoggsMaleska
Thursday, August 15, 199131DSudden descentMelvin KenworthyMaleska
Tuesday, March 14, 198937DSlumpCohenMaleska
Wednesday, March 23, 198837DEmotional upheavalAlfio MicciMaleska
Tuesday, March 15, 19885DAirplane's swift descentPeter SwiftMaleska
Tuesday, October 28, 198637DDemoralizationArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Tuesday, June 24, 198620ASpiral descent of a planeH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
Sunday, October 12, 1969103DSudden collapseRoss L. Jamison Jr.Weng
Tuesday, May 26, 195929AAviation term.Walt ClarkFarrar