Smurfit Kappas ingenuity flies sky-high with cardboard plane
Smurfit Kappa has once again demonstrated how its extensive expertise and knowledge can span beyond the realm of packaging this time by sending a corrugated aeroplane in to the finished product was approximately 9 metres long by 8 metres wide, at a height of over 2 metres and weight of around 160kg. The plane was made entirely from paper, cardboard and glue comprising of 70 m2 of paper, 240m2 of cardboard, and 25kg of glue. Once constructed, it was put to the test and successfully sent in to the air with a dummy on board weighing the same as a real person, 60kg, and achieved a height of over 25 metres and a distance of over 300 metres.
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