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The dihedral shape of a paper airplane's wings and the angle of its rear elevator flaps affect how it flies. The rear elevator wings, in particular, can be adjusted to make a paper airplane lift, dive or curve to the lef...

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Weight on different areas of a paper airplane can help it fly farther for longer, or it can cause it to crash to the ground. To a certain point, the heavier a paper airplane is, the better it makes its way through the ai...

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Some different ways to fold a paper airplane include the hammerhead airplane method, in which you crease the paper so that the flying tips are at the end of the craft, and the bottlenose airplane method, in which you fol...

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A 2015 report compiled by Time magazine found that the safest seats in a commercial airplane such as the Boeing 737-800 are middle seats in the rear of the aircraft. The authors based the study on a compilation of crash ...

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Thanks to a combination of good design and physics, it's very unlikely that someone could open an airplane's door during flight. Many aircraft doors are larger than the openings they cover, and even when this is not the ...

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The flight crew for an Airbus A380 airplane depends on the seating configuration and duration of the flight. For example, Emirates Airline operated with a total crew of 31 on the world’s first A380 service from Dubai to ...

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A scheduled flight is a trip by airplane, glider or other aircraft that has been planned for a certain time and date. Airlines sell tickets for scheduled flights to help travelers get from one destination to another. Tic...

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