Paper plane pilots from 70 countries will participate at the Red Bull Paper Wings World Final on May 04-05 at Hangar-7 in Salzburg, Austria. The chosen few, charged with the honour of representing their country at the World Final showed their mad paper plane skills at 600 worldwide Qualiflyers, against 3,50,000 competitors. The tried-and-tested formula from the World Finals in 2006 and 2009 is set to rock Austria for a third time as the finalists do battle in three disciplines: Longest Distance, Longest Airtime, and Aerobatics.
The event begins on Friday 4 May with the pre-elimination round in the category Longest Distance and continues on Saturday with the pre-eliminations in the categories Longest Airtime and Aerobatics. The super final in all three disciplines will take place on Saturday evening, with the winners crowned Red Bull Paper Wings World Champion 2012.
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