Rolls-Royce has informed that the Spirit of Innovation flew a total of 15 minutes. During this, it made not one but many records. The electric aircraft achieved an altitude of 3000 meters (2 km) in 60 seconds (1 minute), breaking the record for achieving this altitude in 202 seconds.
Its second record was the top speed, where the aircraft achieved a top-speed of 623 km/h. With this, Spirit of Innovation has become the world’s fastest electric vehicle.
The record did not stop here. The company claims that this aircraft achieved an altitude of 3 km within 1 minute and it was capable of reaching a speed of 555.9 km per hour at such a height.
Spirit of Innovation is a single seat aircraft. The company says that it has the most powerful battery pack ever compared to any aircraft. The aircraft operates on a 6000 cell battery pack and the electric motor in it is capable of generating about 500 hp of power. Rolls-Royce has said that this aircraft can fly at a top speed of 300 miles per hour (about 483 kilometers per hour).
Let us inform that Rolls-Royce has partnered with a company named Tecnam to develop Air Taxi. Rolls-Royce and airframer Tecnum are currently working with Scandinavia’s largest regional airline, Widerøe, to deliver an all-electric passenger aircraft for the commuter market, which is planned to be ready for revenue service in 2026. Is.