The Fly Off

Contest Details

What: A Paper Airplane Fly-Off for ages 6–14. Contestants each will have an opportunity to throw a plane they designed and folded themselves from one 8.5″ x 11″ sheet of 20 lb. paper. Farthest throw wins. Entering your child gets them and up to four family members into the museum for free!

When: Saturday, April 16, 2016

Please review the official rules as we have changed how the competition will be held.

Where: Pima Air & Space Museum, 6000 E Valencia Rd., Tucson, AZ 85756


Flying Tips

Watch the video below for advice from Ken Blackburn, Guinness World Record Holder, on how to fold and throw a winner.

The Initial Fly-Off