How to Make a Paper Airplane

About: Hi guys, my name's Drake Jefferson. I am an eleven year old boy from California, USA. If you like my instructables, follow me on twitter:

Hi guys today I'm going show you how to make a simple paper airplane. Its furthest record is 90-100 feet. It glides very slowly so gets a perfect landing.

Step 1: Step 1

Take a rectangular piece of paper.

Step 2: Step 2

Fold the paper in half longways and unfold.

Step 3: Step 3

Fold the top 2 flaps down so the edges of the flaps meet the center crease.

Step 4: Step 4

Now fold the top triangle you just made downwards to look like an envelope.

Step 5: Step 5

Fold the top two flaps to the center crease leaving an upside down triangle on the top.

Step 6: Step 6

Fold the bottom triangle on the top.

Step 7: Step 7

Fold the whole of it in half leaving your foldings outside.

Step 8: Step 8

Now fold the wing down. Do the same on the other side.

Step 9: Step 9

Now your plane is ready to fly!



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    Drake Jefferson

    5 years ago

    I tried it just now and it travelled till 82 feet!!!!