|battery weight||100 kg|
|wing span||13 m|
|wing surface||10 m|
|max. engine power||16 kW|
|max. range||up to 1,000 km|
|max. endurance||more than 8 hours|
|best glide ratio||33|
|certification||Ultralight class Germany (LTF-UL)|
The solar electric plane generates neither CO2 nor other emissions, producing also no sound pollution. This may be the beginning of a new era in aviation history – and along with electric cars and electric boats (see Solar Ship) is an important step towards an emission-free future of mobility.
While on the ground, the lithium-ion battery is charged of the solar hangar.