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Title:
Great paper jets
Author:
Schmidt, Norman.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Sterling Pub. Co., [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
General Note:
"A Sterling/Tamos book."

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781895569469

9781895569483
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Your imagination and creativity will take flight as you make paper airplanes modeled after all kinds of jets, from the Messerschmitt ME 262 to the CMC Leopard. And the fun doesn't end when the construction does, because your planes will fly as paper gliders. Try your hand at crafting these paper models: * Gloster Meteor F1 * Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star * Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9 * North American F-86 Sabre * de Havilland Comet * Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet * Concorde SST * Airbus A310 * Avro Arrow * General Dynamics F-16 Falcon * Mikoyan Mig-29 * Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk * Lockheed F-22 * Gates Learjet Model builders and future aviators--set your sights on hours of enjoyment! 96 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 10.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 3
General instructionsp. 3
The story of jet propulsionp. 8
Flying the paper planesp. 82
Plane 1 Messerschmitt Me 262p. 6
Plane 2 Gloster Meteor F1p. 12
Plane 3 Lockheed P-80 Shooting Starp. 18
Plane 4 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9p. 23
Plane 5 North American F-86 Sabrep. 28
Plane 6 de Havilland DH-106 Cometp. 34
Plane 7 Boeing 747p. 39
Plane 8 Concorde SSTp. 45
Plane 9 Airbus A310p. 50
Plane 10 Avro Arrowp. 55
Plane 11 General Dynamics F-16 Falconp. 60
Plane 12 Mikoyan MiG-29 Fulcrump. 65
Plane 13 Lockheed F-117 Nighthawkp. 71
Plane 14 Lockheed F-22 Raptorp. 77
Plane 15 Gates Learjetp. 83
Plane 16 CMC Leopardp. 89
Aeronautical termsp. 95
Indexp. 96