RCAF NDWCC Paper Airplane Competition

Paper airplane

At home, is it a drag?

Gravity weighing you down?

The main thrust of this competition is to have fun and provide a creative outlet to lift your spirits!

If you are looking for a COVID-19 stay at home activity, the competition is open to children as well.

Competition Categories

  • Most creative design (send paper airplane picture)
  • Artistic (Adult) (send paper airplane picture)
  • Artistic (Youth) (send paper airplane picture)
  • Distance (need to be present at virtual event 12 Feb 2021)
  • Loops (need to be present at virtual event 12 Feb 2021)


  • 8 ½” by 11” sheet of paper. Cardboard thickness is not allowed
  • Level ground
  • Distance and loops are until ground is first hit (okay to hit walls, ceiling, chairs, etc.) or flight stops
  • Forward hand motion for launch (not a twist)
  • No special means used to launch or aid flight (i.e., rubber bands, fans, guides, etc.)
  • At least one fold visible (not a paper ball)
  • Cutting or ripping permissible, but no removal of paper
  • Glue, scotch tape, staples or ballasts are not allowed
  • If doubtful of your methods, send a message before to clarify

Contest Entry

$5 per airplane. Enter as many paper airplanes you wish.

NDWCC RCAF Events (National Defence 51086) (e2rm.com)  

The site is being updated, please use any 5$ donation on site to receive a proof of payment.

Send registration and photos to Bernhard.vaque@gmail.com.

Zoom Meeting info to be provided after receiving registration info.

Google Photo Album link provided only if sending a paper airplane picture and to the judges.


1st Place: Our sincere congratulations!

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