By combining innovations in battery technology, electric motors, and control systems, Joby Aviation is revolutionizing transportation with the S2, an electric 200 mph vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL) aircraft. Source: Joby Aviation

Company

Current Status

TBC
Highlights
  • Vertical takeoff and landing (VTOL)
Features
  • 2-seat fixed-wing aircraft
  • 200mph
  • Lithium Polymer batteries
Benefits
  • 5x less energy vs conventional autos
  • 5x faster than conventional autos
Internal
  • Seats: 2
Proportions
  • Wing Span: 8.99m / 29′6″
  • Wing Area: 5.41m2 / 58sq ft
Weights
  • MTOW: 907kg / 2,000lb
  • Max Payload: 177kg / 390lb
Performance
  • Range: 322km / 200miles
Speeds
  • Cruise Speed: 174kts / 200mph / 322kmh
Costs
  • Estimated List Price: $200,000 / €170,000 / £150,000
  • Energy Cost per km: $0.08km / €0.07km / £0.06km
  • Energy Cost per ml: $0.05ml / €0.04ml / £0.04ml
  • Operating Cost per km: $0.32km / €0.27km / £0.24km
  • Operating Cost per ml: $0.20ml / €0.17ml / £0.15ml