How to Make Paper Airplanes

Make the A7 Moonraider paper airplane.

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A7 Moonraider Paper Airplane

Take over the skies with the fearsome flights of the A7 Moonraider paper airplane. This is the hottest plane ever to take to the sky.

Get started on this great paper airplane project by downloading and printing a PDF of the A7 Moonraider paper airplane pattern.

What You'll Need:
  • Paper airplane pattern
Tools:
  • Scissors
  • Transparent tape
How to make the A7 Moonraider paper airplane:

Step 1: Fold the paper in half on the center line, and open up the paper so it lies flat.

How to Make Paper Airplanes

Fold the paper in half on the center line.

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Step 2: Fold down both corners.

How to Make Paper Airplanes

Fold down both corners.

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Step 3: Fold back the tip on the first fold line.

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Fold back the tip.

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Step 4: Fold back the tip a second time.

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Fold back the tip a second time.

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Step 5: Fold back the tip a third time.

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Fold back the tip a third time.

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Step 6: Fold the plane in half, and cut the tail along the solid cutting line.

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Fold the plane in half and cut the tail.

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Step 7: Fold the plane in half the opposite way.

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Fold the plane in half the opposite way.

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Step 8: Using the fold lines farthest from the wing tips, fold down the wings one at a time.

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Fold down the wings.

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Step 9: Fold up both wing tips. Tape the nose.

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Fold up both wing tips.

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Step 10: Push the tail through along the cut lines so it sticks up.

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Push the tail through so it sticks up.

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