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The Basic

The most basic design that almost everyone has tried.

It's quick and easy to make, and it flies fairly well. This paper airplane is a little floppy, so it works better if you give it a gentle toss, not a hard throw. A good starter airplane for young kids.

Easy Difficulty 4 folds time aloft 8.8 ft / 2.6 m
Average Distance
Thrown by a 10yr old
4 sec
Average Time Aloft
Thrown by a 10yr old

Video Instructions