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Create Your Own Paper Airplane

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It's easy. Just choose your airplane body style, select a design and insignia, and then print, fly, and share it.

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Create Your Own Paper Airplane

Step 1: Choose a Body Style

Each plane has its own special attributes. Choose the one that suits you best.

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The Dart (easy)

Description: The Dart is very streamlined, with a really long fuselage (body) and delta wing.

Characteristics: The Dart is excellent for long-distance flights and flights requiring accuracy, but its stunt capabilities are extremely limited. The Dart is an extremely fast and stable paper airplane.

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The Canard (medium)

Description: The Canard has a long fuselage, delta wing and canard. A canard is a small wing placed on an airplane in front of the main wing.

Characteristics: The Canard is excellent for long-distance flights and flights requiring accuracy. Its forward wings give you extra control over its flying characteristics. The Canard is not nearly as fast as the Dart, but it is fairly stable.

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The Delta (hard)

Description: The Delta has a wide delta wing form, winglets (turned-up wings), and a solid blunt nose.

Characteristics: The Delta is a slow moving glider. Its forward weight design and large tapered winglets make it a stable flier. The Delta is not designed for accuracy, but if built right and launched from a high place it can be made to generate long sweeping turns.

Create Your Own Paper Airplane

Step 2: Choose a Design

Select a background design.

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Step 3: Choose an Insignia

Select an insignia to add to your plane. 

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Create Your Own Paper Airplane

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Your design has been added to the Paper Airplane Gallery. Now, download a PDF of your airplane design with instructions on how to assemble and fly it!

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