Photo credit: Luca Iaconi-Stewart
Aviation enthusiasts probably know that Boeing can build a real-life 777-300ER aircraft in 50 days. Luca Iaconi-Stewart spent five years building the 1:60 scale plane you see above, using nothing but manila folders and glue, complete with retractable landing gear. Continue reading for a video and more information.
According to Wired: “Iaconi-Stewart devoted an entire summer just to the seats (20 minutes for an economy seat, four to six hours for business class, and eight hours for first class). Tweezers helped. He designed the engines in about a month and assembled them in four.”