Airborne Wind Turbines:

Clean, Consistent and Cost-Effective Energy

Welcome to the Joby Energy virtual lab!

We'd like for you to see some of our ongoing R&D work. We'll continue to update videos and images.

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March 2010

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Rana 2 Control Systems Testing
February 2010

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Mercury 5 VTOL Testing
December 2009

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Rigel 1 generating power
September 2009

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Control system testing of VTOL, transition, and conversion
July 2009

Mercury 9 VTOL
Mercury 9
Mercury 9
Mercury 9
Rana 2 tethered flight
Rana 2 control systems testing
Mercury 5 vertical takeoff
Mercury 5 flying
Mercury 5 flying
High-G GPS testing
Rana 2 prototype undergoing static motor testing
Mercury 4 prototype flying on tether
Rigel 1 generating power
Rigel 1 prototype taking off
30 kW motor-generator testing
5 kW motor-generator and molded carbon blades