A new Guinness World Record was established!
On 19th December 2010, Takuo Toda,
who is the chairman of the
Japan Origami Airplanes Association,
accomplished the splendid feat of breaking the
Guinness World Record at Sapporo Dome in Hokkaido, Japan.
The Guinness bond Guinness Record

• Takuo Toda has achieved a new record of 29.2
seconds from own record of 27.9 seconds.


The Guinness World Records formally admitted Mr. Todafs record.
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There were Pilot of JAL,Announcer of Sapporo TV and the mass media as witness.
THE NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN reported Mr. Todafs record


@Oriplane Channel (Youtube)

A new record was set by recording 29.2sec
(This record has been certified) Congratulations!!

Mr.Toda broke the Guinness World Record


Now, there are 2 world record holders of the Guinness
in the Japan Origami Airplanes Association.
Mr.Uno, Origami Airplane instructor, established
the Guinness World Record of flying
origami airplanes aiming at bucket.

Mr. Uno set a new record.



FROM THE SPACE
TO THE EARTH

Paper airplane launched from the space
could land the earth?

Such a dreamlike project has started.



A paper airplane flying in space (image)


An Origami Airplane Experiment has done in International Space Station (ISS) by Mr. Wakata Kouichi.

Provided by NASA/JAXA

Mr.Wakata, an astronaut, made this solid paper airplane by learning from Mr.Toda

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A Space Shuttle type of paper airplane
A Space Shuttle type of paper airplane

This movie also can be seen in HP of JAXA(Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency)

 Interesting Experiment at Kibo (the second volume)(25th June, 2009)

 
what will happen if a paper airplane is thrown at weightlessness condition?

Space Shuttle type of paper airplane invented by Mr.Toda is flying!!

You can check how to make this paper plane at eFly and Fly! Paper Airplanef published by Futami-syobou and

fAn Origami Airplane to Fly from the Spacef published by Futami-syobou.

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Last updated date: May 20, 2009



FROM THE SPACE
TO THE EARTH

Paper airplane launched from the space
could land the earth?

Such a dreamlike project has started.



A paper airplane flying in space (image)


-17Jan2008-

A paper airplane has been tested in a
wind tunnel at Kashiwa Campus of Tokyo University,
to see if a paper airplane can survive extreme temperature as its atmospheric reentry.

The experiment was successful.


The center of wind tunnel A prototype airplane
on TV monitor
A prototype airplane
survived mach7
 

The photograph under the experiment is the one on December 26, 2007.



- Preliminary Experiment on 26Dec2007
(Japanese,PDF)


- Open Experiment on 17Jan2008(Updated 24Jan)
(Japanese,PDF)

- Space Origami Airplane shipped to Houston
(Updated VOct)
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(Japanese)


wNHK Worldx(What's Up Japan) featuring the paper airplane space project was broadcasted on 23Jun(Mon).@
(Updated 23Junf08)
The recorded program is available till 30Jun.@@
Message from Professor Suzuki of Tokyo University (Updated 23Janf08)
Thank you for Prof Suzuki.
 
- Many support messages for the success of the experiment (Updated 23Janf08)

Thank you for your support!



How to make a space-shuttle-shaped paper airplane is on a book,
 
gTobetobe, kami hiko-kih (Publisher : Futami Shobo)


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