Completed prototype in preparation for the VC200’s preliminary airworthiness certificate

In the early months of 2015, we developed and built, together with our cooperation partner Ascending Technologies, the following two remote-controlled prototypes for the carrying out of static tests as well as tests in various flight conditions in preparation for the preliminary airworthiness certificate. VC18RC: With this prototype (fitted with 18 smaller drives): – almost […]

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Successful maiden flight of the world’s first green helicopter

E-volo’s Volocopter is a revolution in aviation Made in Germany. Safer, simpler, and cleaner than normal helicopters, it has a unique way of moving – a groundbreaking innovation. The Volocopter is an environmentally friendly and emission-free private helicopter. Instead of one combustion engine, eighteen electrically driven rotors propel it. The maiden flight and first test […]

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The VC200 celebrated its world premiere in Berlin

On 30/08/13 the team of e-volo celebrated the world premiere of  the Volocopter VC200 at the “GreenTec Awards” in Berlin, Europe’s largest environmental and economic price. Just in time for the gala event, the first prototype of the VC200 was completed. The award won “Goliath” Airbus just before “David” e-volo from Karlsruhe. From left – The […]

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The status of development

Winfried Kretschmann, Prime Minister of Baden-Württemberg visited e-volo and was informed about the status of development. Together with a network of notable partners from the fields of research and industry, e-volo will press ahead with the development of the technology for the volocopter during the next years. The aim of the collaboration is a two-seater […]

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