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Amazing Paper Airplanes : The Craft and Science of Flight (Paperback) (Kyong Hwa Lee)

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In this book Kyong Hwa Lee combines the art of origami and the science of flight to create unique paper airplane designs for aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Featuring thirty-two designs,Amazing Paper Airplanes showcases models resembling real-world aircraft, including the F-22 fighter jet, a P-51 World War II plane, the Convair F-102 Delta Dagger--the first supersonic delta-wing interceptor airplane of the US Air Force--and more. For these models, Lee provides information along with an image of the real plane to encourage interest in aerospace technology. Every design has been flight-tested and presents complete step-by-step folding instructions. In addition to showing basic and advanced folding techniques and providing templates for each plane, the author explains the theory behind flight and offers tips to fine-tune paper airplanes for optimal flying.

Number of Pages: 170
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr
Age Range: Teen
Author: Kyong Hwa Lee
Language: English
Street Date: June 15, 2016
TCIN: 51156164
UPC: 9780826356642
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-8413
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