Introduction: Simple Paper Airplane

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You will need a sheet of paper and scissors for this project. It isn't the greatest, but its simple to make.

Step 1: Step 1

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Take a sheet of paper.

Step 2: Step 2

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Make a crease down the middle, then fold the top left and right corners over the crease.

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Fold it in half.

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Trim about an inch off of the back of the plane. Its just for weighting it right.

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Now, add the wings by folding the corner down to the side, to make a little triangle at the end.

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Fold the wings down to the bottom of the plane, as shown in the picture.

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Add a piece of tape, (any kind,) to the top to hold it together.

Step 8: Final Step

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Trim the wings at the crease we made earlier, and, voila! You have a paper airplane! This is my first instructables project, so expect more coming soon!


jtat (author)2014-05-28


colonelb3 (author)2013-07-03

You can also add ailerons to the wings if you'd like.

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