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 volocopter which complies with regulations, and is based on the concept study of the VC Evolution 2P with the following aircraft performance:
• a speed of over 54 kn (100 km/h)
• a minimum flight altitude of 6500 ft
• a take-off weight of 450 kg
• more than one hour flight time