Friday, April 1, 2016

B-1B Lancer Paper Airplane

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Today we have another paper airplane! 
The paper airplane today is the B-1B Lancer. The B-1B is a four-engine supersonic jet-powered heavy strategic bomber. It was first envisioned in the 1960s as a supersonic bomber with Mach 2 speed, and sufficient range and payload to replace the B-52 Stratofortress.
The first flight of the B-1B Lancer was on December 23, 1974 and it was introduced to service on October 1, 1986. The primary user on the B-1B Lancer is the United States Air Force, it was also used by NATO (that's why their is a German flag on the tail fin).  
B-1B Lancer Paper Airplane (above)
Real B-1B (below)

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Monday, March 28, 2016

Space Shuttle Orbiter Paper Airplane

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Today's paper airplane is a Space Shuttle orbiter. The Space Shuttle orbiter was the reusable spaceplane component of the Space Shuttle program. Operated by NASA, this vehicle could carry astronauts and payloads into low Earth orbit, preform in-space operation, then re-enter the atmosphere and land as a glider, retuning its crew and any on-board payload to Earth. The first Space Shuttle that was launched, was the Space Shuttle Columbia on April 12,1981.
The last Space Shuttle launched, was the Space Shuttle Atlantis on July 8, 2011. The Space Shuttle was retired on July 21, 1981.
Space Shuttle Paper Airplane (above)
Real Space Shuttle (below)

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Thursday, March 24, 2016

B-2 Spirit Paper Airplane

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Today's paper airplane is the B-2 Spirit, the B-2 is an American heavy penetration strategic bomber, featuring low observable stealth technology designed for penetrating dense anti-aircraft defenses. the B-2 can deploy both conventional and thermonuclear weapons, such as eighty 500 lb Mk 82 guided bombs, or sixteen 2,400 lb B83 nuclear bombs. The B-2's first flight was July 17, 1989 and it was introduced in April 1997. Its primary user in the United states Air Force and it is still in military service. 
B-2 Spirit Paper Airplane (above)
Real B-2 Spirit (below)
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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

P-51 Mustang Paper Airplane

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Today we have another paper airplane! This paper airplane is the P-51 Mustang. The P-51 Mustang is an American long-range, single-seat fighter and fighter-bomber. It was mainly used during World War II, the Korean War and other conflicts. Its first flight was October 26, 1940 and it was introduced in January 1942. The P-51 was primarily used by the United States Army Air Force, Royal Air Force and Chinese Nationalist Air Force. It was retired from military service in 1984. 
 P-51 Mustang Paper Airplane (above)
Real P-51 Mustang (below)
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Tuesday, March 22, 2016

B-52-202 Stratofortress Paper Airplane

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Today we have a B-52-202 Stratofortress paper airplane. The B-52 is a long-ranged,subsonic, jet-powered strategic bomber. The B-52 can carry up to 70,000 pounds of weapons. Its first flight was the 15th of April, 1952 and was introduced in February 1955. It is currently in service and the primary users of the B-52, is the United States Air Force and NASA.
Paper Airplane B-52 (above)
Real B-52 (below)

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