John Collins, better known as “The Paper Airplane Guy,” has devoted himself to designing, folding, and flying the world’s finest paper airplanes.

Learn how to fold five of John’s world record airplanes:

Detailed folding instructions:

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  1. When you take timepass too much seriously

  2. Who's actually successfully recreated the long distance one???

  3. I was folding that record plane back in the 70's. Third floor study hall…it could go for two blocks or more on a fairly still day.

  4. how many papercuts this mans got

  5. That's why my mother buys me many notebooks.

  6. And the nose gets destroyed when collides into wall

  7. How comes there is dislike? Show yourself Evil of School!

  8. Best One!!!
    The Boomerang 🔥🔥🔥

  9. World record plane is named after my wife! Susanne

  10. This guy explains how to make a paper airplane that my teacher

  11. yeah 911 was when he made a slight mistake 😂😂👍

  12. imma do this in class I'm gonna be so cool lol

  13. This guy and the ice cream tasting guy are the pinnacle of human excitement.

  14. my paper planes fly as well as a tank with wings

  15. This guys teachers must have been cheesed

  16. Throwing this at my teacher now

  17. Anybody noticed his hair looks a bit like the wings of a paper airplane?

  18. Tree: See's a paper air plane fly by
    Tree: BOB?!
    Paper air plane: that what you get for blocking out all the sunlight!
    Flies into the campfire

  19. I’ve seen this model before in a book it was named the professional I made it and it flew across the black top at my school and it landed right in front of someone with a stroller who rolled over and ruined it

  20. At first in the beginning I thought he threw it wrong and it fell, and then I saw that it came back to him

  21. This guy must had alots of free time in the office.

  22. This dood should just sell paper airplanes

  23. that world record plane looks very similar in design to something i used as a Kid about 40 years ago.

  24. Why mine keep going right side?

  25. I see someone utilised Physics class properly

  26. Watch and learn how to fold five of John's world record airplanes:

    Detailed folding instructions can be found here:

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