A paper plane has successfully been launched into space, Yes I said PAPER Plane.

A team of English amateur space enthusiasts sent a paper model plane into space and it came back down to earth in relatively one piece.

The plane was made using paper straws and was covered in paper it made it’s climb into space on a helium weather balloon that was launched in Spain.

A camera on the wing caught the amazing voyage of the planes decent back down to earth through the earths atmosphere.

The team didn’t have live feed video and had to wait for the plane to come back down to earth to retrieve the video of the planes journey, they got an astounding one and a half hours of film.

The plane landed 25 miles from the launch site.