F-117A Nighthawk Paper Airplane
Folding Instructions
 

 

Step 1
 
Step  2
Step 1
Start with an 8 1/2"x11"  paper.  Fold paper in half and  unfold.  Fold the top corners to the center crease.

Step 2
 Fold the top point down to o point.

 
Step 3

 
Step 4
Step 3
Fold the triangle up to o point.

Step 4
Fold two triangle sections diagonally to o points.


Step 5

Step 6
Step 5
Fold top side corners to o points as shown in diagram.  Make sure both are symmetrical.

Step 6
Mountain fold in half.

 
Step 7

 
Step 8
Step 7
Fold the fuselage section and unfold. Note the angle of the crease line.

Step 8
  Fold the top right again with slightly different angle as shown in diagram

 
Step 9


Step 10


Step 9
Fold up triangle corner and unfold. This part will be tail fin section.

Step 10
Unfold again so that the model looks like Step 7 diagram. Then open the model out flat.

Step 11



Step 12
Step 11
The model should look like this. Colour coded crease lines are shown for next step.  The green lines are for valley folding and red lines are for mountain folding.
Step 12
We make fuselage and tail fin using the existing creases. 


Step 13


Step 14
Step 13
Fold in half as shown in A diagram. Fold the fin diagonally and unfold as shown in A. Press tip down between the layers using existing creases as shown in B diagram. (This is an inside reverse fold)
Step 14
Use small piece of cellophane tape to make flat wings as shown in diagram.
An extra tape may be needed at the bottom of the fuselage. It is ready to fly.

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