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News Link • Space Travel and Exploration

Paper airplane launched into space

• Terrence Aym
Until now, paper planes have basically been flown in schoolrooms and offices. Sometimes the flight ends in trouble for the would-be aeronautical engineer. But now a milestone in paper airplane flight technology has been achieved: the first paper airplane to reach space.The greatest flight ever achieved by a paper airplane started with the dream of a band of British space fans. They brainstormed how to get an engine-less paper airplane into the lofty realms where angels tread and sometimes astronauts.

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