NASA Test Flights of Joby eVTOL Prove Low Noise Levels Written 11 May 2022


The five-seater Joby electric aircraft. | Credit: Joby Aviation–©

Aviation International News reports that results “from recent NASA-backed flight tests with Joby’s eVTOL prototype demonstrate that noise from the four-passenger air taxi vehicle would be barely audible from city streets below.” While in flight, the Joby eVTOL “registered the equivalent of 45.2 dBA while cruising at an altitude of 1,640 feet at a speed of 115 mph.”
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