Two Guys Made an Airplane Out of Falafel Fridays Paper Wrappers, and It Flies

In 2015 Singapore Airlines commissioned an Airbus A380 model aircraft made with manila envelopes. The seats inside even recline because, as they conclude their video, it’s the small details that make giants in the sky.

However as far as I’m aware the Singapore Airlines manila envelope A380 never flew. In contrast creative production company Wondros held a paper airplane contest. Two employees in the editorial department made a plane out of recycled lunch wrappers from the company’s “Falafel Fridays.”

With Boeing struggling and lacking direction for its NMA (New Midsize Airplane) project, Falafel Fridays may just be the new technology they’re looking for to find a 757 replacement.

(HT: Paul H.)

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Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community InsideFlyer.com, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

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