How to Make a Paper Airplane

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Introduction: How to Make a Paper Airplane

Learn how to make a paper airplane!

Step 1: Acquire Paper

Begin with 8.5 x 11 in. copy paper

Step 2: Fold the Piece of Paper

Fold paper in half vertically

Step 3: Unfold Paper Then Proceed to Fold the Top Corners

Fold the corners to where they meet at the center fold

Step 4: Fold the Peak of the Paper Down to the Bottom

Fold the peak 3/4" from the bottom of the paper

Step 5: Fold the Top Corners

Fold the top corners to where they meet at the center fold

Step 6: Fold the Tip of the Folds

Fold the remaining tip over the two flaps at the center line to lock them in place

Step 7: Fold the Plane in Half

Fold to make the plane figure

Step 8: Fold the Wings

Fold the wings of the plane 1" from the bottom of the plane

Step 9: Fold the Sides of the Wings

Fold up the sides of each wing 1/2" tall

Step 10: Cut Two Slits

Cut two small slits at the back of each wing

Step 11: Finish Taping the Plane

Tape the inside of the plane so that there is no gap in the middle

Step 12:

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