- Paperback: 224 pages
- Publisher: Workman Publishing Company; Re-issue edition (January 5, 1994)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1563056313
- ISBN-13: 978-1563056314
- Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.4 x 10.6 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.9 pounds
- Average Customer Review: 21 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,325,740 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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The World Record Paper Airplane Book Paperback – January 5, 1994
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With over a million copies in print, Workman's PAPER AIRPLANE BOOKS have taken off. Developed by Ken Blackburn, the Guinness Book of World Records paper airplane record holder, and Jeff Lammers, a mechanical engineer, the three books in the series are providing hours of fun all around the country. Each book includes a wealth of information, instructions, trivia-and lots of spectacular paper airplanes just waiting to be cut out and given a chance to soar. Also in the series: POCKET FLYERS PAPER AIRPLANE BOOK, with 74 Lilliputian-sized planes for small spaces; and KIDS' PAPER AIRPLANE BOOK, including games, activities, and 76 full-color planes.
From the Back Cover
•A hangar's worth of different designs, from the basic dart to a biplane, autogyro, and the famous World Record Paper Airplane
•112 ready-to-fold airplanes with attention-grabbing full-color graphics
•An improved and expanded primer on the principles of flight, including weight vs. lift, drag vs. thrust, and adjustments for greater stability
• Everything you need to know about the all-important throw—how to match throwing technique with the right model
•Aerobatics: how to perform circles, loops, dives, and other stunts
• How to organize (and win!) paper airplane contests
•Plus a flight log and pull-out runway
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to a "bi-plane". It also has a replica of the "NASA Space Shuttle" thrown in for good measure!Read more