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46 Fun Flying Toys

From Miniature Smartphone-Enabled Helicopters to Paper Plane-Spewing Guns

— January 28, 2015 — Life-Stages
Humans can't fly on their own, so naturally it makes sense that the concept of flight has grabbed hold of our imaginations, resulting in everything from innovative modes of transportation to flying toys intended for children. This toy collection looks at air-born toys for both kids and adults that are both low and high tech.

On one end of the spectrum, you have flying toys like DIY Kite Kits that provide young people with all the supplies they need to make their own. While this kite-making kit relies on creativity and the wind to work, toys like paper airplanes are getting a tech-fueled makeover. The PowerUp 3.0 app-controlled paper airplane is the perfect example. Sleek helicopter drones take things to the next level as they're controlled with wifi signals.
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Micro Camera Drones
Micro Camera Drones
TRNDlabs' Toy Drone with Camera is the Smallest in the World
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All-Terrain Toy Drones
All-Terrain Toy Drones
Takara Tomy's Earth Rider Flying Drones Conquer Land, Air and Water
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Minuscule Helicopter Toys
Minuscule Helicopter Toys
The Remote Controlled Pico-Falcons are the Smallest in the World
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Powered Paper Planes
Powered Paper Planes
TailorToys Gives Flight to Paper Planes with an iPhone Controlled Add-On
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Programmable LEGO Drones
Programmable LEGO Drones
The Flybrix Drone is a Kid-Friendly Toy Built Out of Standard LEGO Bricks
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Miniature Infrared Helicopters
Miniature Infrared Helicopters
The Pico Falcon Helicopter Model Offers Detailed Flying Controls
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Gravity-Defying Toys
Gravity-Defying Toys
This Ultrasonic Levitation Machine Can Levitate Objects in Air
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DIY Building Block Drones
DIY Building Block Drones
The Kitables DIY Mini LEGO Drone Kit Comes with All Necessary Components
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Finger-Size Quadcopters
Finger-Size Quadcopters
The Proto X is a Teeny Tiny Toy Quadcopter That Can Fly into Tight Spaces
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Model Airplane Shopping Cards
Model Airplane Shopping Cards
The Target Bullseye Flyer Gift Card is Perfect for Kids
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Paper Plane-Spewing Guns
Paper Plane-Spewing Guns
The Paper Airplane Machine Gun Folds & Shoots Paper Airplanes
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Hoverboard Barbie Toys
Hoverboard Barbie Toys
Mattel's Star Light Adventure RC Toy Takes Barbie to New Heights
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Hi-Tech Artsy Toys
Hi-Tech Artsy Toys
This Mechanical Butterfly Was Designed to Be Decorated by the Child
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Playful Balloon Leashes
Playful Balloon Leashes
Itsabob by Jed Berk Ensures Children Don't Lose Their Inflated Toy
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Fantasy Film Drone Toys
Fantasy Film Drone Toys
Spin Master's Star Wars-Themed Drones Let Kids Shoot Down the Death Star
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Sleek Helicopter Drones
Sleek Helicopter Drones
The AR Drone 2.0 Elite Edition is Controlled by a Smartphone
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Sun-Powered Propeller Toys
Sun-Powered Propeller Toys
The Metal Solar Helicopter Adds Movement to Your Desk
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Spherical Helicopter Toys
Spherical Helicopter Toys
The Space Ball by Kyosho Egg is Like a Mini Controllable Death Star
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Pattern-Scanning Butterfly Nets
Pattern-Scanning Butterfly Nets
The E-Catch Net Harmlessly Captures the Image of Insects
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Double-Masted Boat Kites
Double-Masted Boat Kites
The Sailing Ship Kite by Haptic Lab is Playfully Whimsical
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Mechanical Majestic Birds
Mechanical Majestic Birds
The Remote-Controlled Bald Eagle Has an Almost 10 Foot Wingspan
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Sky-High Heroes
Sky-High Heroes
Remote Control Rcsuperheroes Will Save Your Day with Fun
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Hybrid Drone Toys
Hybrid Drone Toys
The Flying Car Remote Controlled Vehicle Offers Advanced Functionality
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Smartphone-Controlled Paper Planes
Smartphone-Controlled Paper Planes
With the App-Controlled Airplane PowerUp, the Sky's the Limit
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Reinvented Flying Remote Toys
Reinvented Flying Remote Toys
The Quadcopter v929 is an Affordable and Cutting-Edge Toy
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Avian Chopper Toys
Avian Chopper Toys
Harass Green and Yellow Pigs with the Angry Birds Helicopter
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Remote-Controlled Pterodactyls
Remote-Controlled Pterodactyls
The Flying Pterodactyl Realistically Flaps Its Wings and Screeches
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Remote-Controlled Balloons
Remote-Controlled Balloons
The Nano Blimp Set Turns a Balloon into an RC Blimp
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Fantastical Flying Figurines
Fantastical Flying Figurines
The Flitter Fairies Will Make You Believe in Magic
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DIY LED Paper Spacecrafts
DIY LED Paper Spacecrafts
ThinkGeek's Paper USS Enterprise Can Be Built with LEDs and Music
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H2O-Fueled Vehicles
H2O-Fueled Vehicles
The ‘Jetovator’ Water-Powered Bike Takes You High Above the Lake
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Quirky Handmade Kites
Quirky Handmade Kites
Daniel Frost's Big Kite Show is Whimsically Imaginative
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Miniscule Infrared Helicopters
Miniscule Infrared Helicopters
Discover the World's Tiniest RC Flyer with the Nano Falcon
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Armored Toy Drones
Armored Toy Drones
This Compact Drone Comes Fitted With a Toy Gun and Flashlight
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Intuitive Chopper Controllers
Intuitive Chopper Controllers
The Chorus Helicopter Remote Control Responds to Natural Commands
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Levitating Sci-Fi Spacecrafts
Levitating Sci-Fi Spacecrafts
Fly the Remote Controlled Millenium Falcon Just Like Han Solo
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DIY Professional Drone Kits
DIY Professional Drone Kits
The FireClouds AirFrame Kit Comes with Everything to Make a Drone
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Light-Up Aerial Messages
Light-Up Aerial Messages
Skywriter UFO Uses LED to Put Your Words in the Sky
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DIY Kite Kits
DIY Kite Kits
Aeroplay Kites is a Kite Making Kit with All the Supplies to Get You Flying High
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Remote Controlled Helium Fish
Remote Controlled Helium Fish
Air Swimmers are the Coolest Toy You Didn't Know You Needed
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Minature Smartphone-Enabled Helicoptors
Minature Smartphone-Enabled Helicoptors
The Parrot Mini Drone Flys onto the Scene at CES 2014
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App-Controlled Paper Airplanes
App-Controlled Paper Airplanes
The PowerUp 3.0 by Shai Gaitan Digitizes a Traditional Toy
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Helicopter Celing Fans
Helicopter Celing Fans
This Clever Ceiling Fan Design Depicts a Daring Helicopter Rescue
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Smartphone-Controlled Critters
Smartphone-Controlled Critters
Startling People is Made Easy with These Robotic Toys
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Multiple Mini Helicopters
Multiple Mini Helicopters
The 'E-Volo Multicopter' Boasts Sixteen Small Propellers
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Tiny Drone Toys
Tiny Drone Toys
SKEYE Nano Drone Buzzes Like an Electronic Insect, Navigating Nooks and Crannies
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