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The Buzz

This paper plane looks like a fly and it flies like one too!

Bend the tail flaps up or down to control the flight. Bend one up and one down to make it spiral!

Medium Difficulty 7 folds distance, time aloft 21.4 ft / 6.5 m
Average Distance
Thrown by a 10yr old
2.2 sec
Average Time Aloft
Thrown by a 10yr old

Paper Airplane Folding Instructions

Step 1

1. Fold the paper in half.

Step 2

2. Unfold and then fold the top corners to the center line.

Step 3

3. Fold the top peak down to the edge of the previous fold.

Step 4

4. Fold the upper sides to the center line.

Step 5

5. Fold the top about 1/2 inch away from you.

Step 6

6. Fold the plane in half towards you.

Step 7

7. Fold both flaps out to create the wings. The body will be about a half inch tall. You may want a small piece of tape on the top to keep the wings from popping up or separating.

The Buzz Final Paper Airplane Design

Use a bit of tape to keep this design from popping open in mid-flight. You can make small bends to the large triangular ailerons at the rear of the airplane to adjust it for level flight. Experiment with throwing hard and gently to see what works best for you.

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