Every paper airplane builder needs a well-stocked toolbox. Take a minute before you begin folding to gather what you need:

  • 6-inch (15-cm) square of paper

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Want to make more cool stuff like this? Check your local library or bookstore for these awesome books.

The Ultimate Guide to Paper Airplanes

by Christopher L. Harbo

Step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow photos of every crease, tuck and fold make this paper airplane book like no other. The clever organization starts with straightforward designs for beginning paper pilots as they enter flight school and progresses through the ranks to the advanced creations of a paper airplane captain!

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Paper Airplanes, Flight School Level 1

by Christopher L. Harbo

Are you a first-time flyer? Are you looking for simple paper airplane models to impress your friends? If so, enroll in Paper Airplanes, Flight School Level 1. From the Dynamic Dart to the Tailspin, the models in this book are easy to fold and a blast to fly.

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Paper Airplanes, Copilot Level 2

by Christopher L. Harbo

Do you have a few flight miles under your wings? Are you looking to test your folding skills on airplanes that will wow your friends? If so, join the ranks in Paper Airplanes, Co-pilot Level 2. From the Air Shark to the Nighthawk, the models in this book will send you soaring to new heights.

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Paper Airplanes, Pilot Level 3

by Christopher L. Harbo

Are you a frequent flyer? Do you need to practice your folding skills on a new fleet of planes? If so, welcome to Paper Airplanes, Pilot Level 3. From the Needlenose to the D-Wing, the models in this book will give you command of the friendly skies.

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Paper Airplanes, Captain Level 4

by Christopher L. Harbo

Are you a flying ace? Do you need a group of gliders that will challenge all of your folding skills? If so, take command with Paper Airplanes, Captain Level 4. From the Fighter Jet to the Screech Owl, the models in this book will prove that you’ve earned your wings.

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