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Kids' Paper Airplane Book with Poster

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Publisher Comments:

Distilling the innovation, science, and enthusiasm of their first book-The World Record Paper Airplane Book-world record holder Ken Blackburn and mechanical engineer Jeff Lammers present The Kids' Paper Airplane Book.

Written and designed for younger paper pilots, it has simpler planes with brighter, bolder graphics; games, activities, and fun aviation facts (the "A=Alpha, B=Bravo" pilots' alphabet, for example); and everything kids need to fold and fly. They will learn how to design their own planes, do stunts, and build a 3-D airport with stuff found around the house, and they'll discover that the largest aircraft ever flown wasn't a plane at all. There are 16 models and 76 full-color planes in all, a full-color poster of an airport, a pilot's license and flight log, and a field guide to common aircraft.

But the irresistible attraction, as in the grown-up version, are the planes themselves: The Count, The Dragon, The Manta Ray, The Slice, The Aerobat, the Saturn Rocket. Plus the chance to be the next world record holder.

Selection of the Doubleday Kids' Club. Suitable for ages 5 and up. 360,000 copies in print.

Synopsis:

Provides information on the principles of aerodynamics, suggestions for designing airplanes, and instructions for folding paper planes and doing stunts and playing games with them.

Synopsis:

The Count, The Slice, The Thunderbolt and Dragon Ring

Calling all pilots: Fly them indoors. Fly them outdoors. Perform loops, dives, and other stunts, or challenge your friends to a race. And get to know your drag and lift. KIDS' PAPER AIRPLANE BOOK has everything you need to fold and fly a squadron of bold, bright, custom-designed paper aircraft.

PLUS: Games, activities, the pilot's alphabet, a full-color, pull-out poster of an airport, field guide to common aircraft, flight log, pilot's license, and more

Synopsis:

Features 76 full-color planes, a color pull-out poster of an airport, a pilot's license and a flight log, and a field guide to common aircraft.

About the Author

Ken Blackburn is an aerospace engineer and the Guinness World Record holder for paper airplane time aloft (27.60 seconds). He works for Jacobs Engineering (Sverdrup division) at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida, performing research on small, unmanned air vehicles.
Jeff Lammers is an engineer and entrepreneur based in Florida. He flies small planes in his spare time.

Table of Contents

Why Airplanes Fly and Why They Crash

How I Set the Guinness World Record

Folding and Flying Your Planes

A Field Guide to Common Aircraft

Great Games to Play Indoors

Fearless Outdoor Flying

How to Be a Stunt Pilot

Setting Up a Paper Airplane Contest

Paper Airplane Pilot's License

How to Fold, Fix, and Fly the Planes in This Book

The Flight Log

The Planes Themselves

Product Details

ISBN:
9780761104780
Author:
Blackburn, Ken
Author:
Lammers, Jeff
Author:
Chrynwski, Walter
Publisher:
Workman Publishing
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Papercrafts
Subject:
Toy and movable books
Subject:
Crafts & Hobbies
Subject:
Arts, decorative and crafts
Subject:
Paper work
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Crafts / Hobbies
Subject:
Paper airplanes
Subject:
CRAFTS & HOBBIES / General
Subject:
Toy and movable books -- Specimens.
Subject:
Children s-Crafts
Subject:
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Activity Books
Subject:
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Transportation/Aviation
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
92200.7-02D
Publication Date:
19960131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
263.652 x 215.9 x 9.652 mm
Age Level:
06-09

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Product details 160 pages Workman Publishing - English 9780761104780 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Provides information on the principles of aerodynamics, suggestions for designing airplanes, and instructions for folding paper planes and doing stunts and playing games with them.
"Synopsis" by ,
The Count, The Slice, The Thunderbolt and Dragon Ring

Calling all pilots: Fly them indoors. Fly them outdoors. Perform loops, dives, and other stunts, or challenge your friends to a race. And get to know your drag and lift. KIDS' PAPER AIRPLANE BOOK has everything you need to fold and fly a squadron of bold, bright, custom-designed paper aircraft.

PLUS: Games, activities, the pilot's alphabet, a full-color, pull-out poster of an airport, field guide to common aircraft, flight log, pilot's license, and more

"Synopsis" by , Features 76 full-color planes, a color pull-out poster of an airport, a pilot's license and a flight log, and a field guide to common aircraft.
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