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POWERUP DART - App Controlled Paper Airplane. With Tricks.

A project in Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel by Shai Goitein

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Loop, flip and barrel roll with tiny smart paper airplanes designed to do a variety of mind-blowing aerobatics.
Backers: 24066
Average Pledge Per Backer: $70

Funded: $1,678,290 of $25,000
Dates: Sep 12th -> Oct 18th (36 days)
Project By: Shai Goitein
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Latest News

PowerUp Dart Kickstarter campaign surpasses goal by $1.2m with a week to go

October 11th - via:
For those of you who haven't heard about it, PowerUp makes smartphone-controlled paper airplanes. They're relatively inexpensive, with a basic PowerUp 3.0 costing $24.99, and they work pretty well which has led to them becoming incredibly popular. The last time PowerUp used Kickstarter to launch a product, it closed on $1.2m after asking for only $50,000. This time around, the goal is just $25,000. It's not hard to see where this is going. (Read More)

Exciting Production Updates From The Dart Factory!

September 30th - via:
Hello Backers!What a week it’s been! I’ve just returned from an exciting visit to the Dart Factory in China and have production updates aplenty. Let’s jump right to it, shall we? Flying Dart, courtesy - Production Is Underway (And On... (Read More)


September 20th - via:
Hello Backers!What a week it has been! With over 6000 backers from across the world, POWERUP DART has soared above and beyond our pledge goal! We are tingling with joy to see returning POWERUP backers and new backers come together for what will be... (Read More)


September 17th - via:
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Maak een bestuurbaar vliegtuigje van papier met deze gadget

September 16th - via:
Een looping of een kurkentrekker: het papieren vliegtuigje Powerup Dart kan het allemaal. De gadget is al door duizenden mensen gekocht en een populair item op crowdfundingplatform Kickstarter. (Read More)


September 16th - via:

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Kit gets powered paper planes to perform tricks

September 14th - via:
?It was six years ago that we first heard about PowerUp, a kit that added a motorized propeller to paper airplanes. Since then, remote-control functionality has been added, and a version with an onboard camera was released. Now there's the PowerUp Dart, which is designed to perform aerobatic stunts. (Read More)

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September 14th - via:
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PowerUp DART Smartphone Controlled Paper Airplane (video)

September 13th - via:
The small paper plane can perform barrel rolls, loops and flips with ease using the power of your smartphone and Bluetooth connectivity. (Read More)


September 13th - via:
As cute as they are fun. (Read More)


September 12th - via:
Well that was FAST! Almost as fast as our DARTs : )   We're so excited that we're going to be delivering this incredible DART to all you backers.   We're once again indebted to the amazing Kickstarter community.   Stay tuned, we're just getting... (Read More)

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