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Stealth Glider

Lightly throw this paper airplane into the air and watch it glide.

Try throwing it from a balcony or other high location to watch it soar for a long time.

Medium Difficulty 10 folds distance, time aloft 37.7 ft / 11.5 m
Average Distance
Thrown by a 10yr old
4.7 sec
Average Time Aloft
Thrown by a 10yr old

Paper Airplane Folding Instructions

Step 1

1. Fold the top right corner to the left side.

Step 2

2. Open the sheet back up and repeat the same step with the left corner.

Step 3

3. Open the sheet back up and accordion fold both sides in so it looks like the photo.

Step 4

4. Next, fold the right side of the triangle shape to the top point.

Step 5

5. Repeat with the left side.

Step 6

6. Now, fold in the bottom right edge of the diamond shape.

Step 7

7. Repeat with the left side.

Step 8

8. Fold down the top point and tuck in the flaps as shown.

Step 9

9. Gently fold the plane in half away from you, but don't crease it too hard. We want it to be partly open.

Step 10

10. Finally, fold out the ends of each wing as shown.

Stealth Glider Final Paper Airplane Design

The ideal angle between the two wings is around 120 degrees, a wide V shape. This dihedral angle will be more stable.