- Lung Biotechnologies, Ric Webb, Tier 1 Engineering, Martine Rothblatt
- 56.82 kilometre(s)
- United States (Los Alamitos)
The farthest flight by an electric helicopter (prototype) (two person) is 56.82 km (35.00 miles), an was achieved by Martine Rothblatt, Lung biotechnologies, Tier 1 Engineering, and Ric Webb (all USA) in Los Alamitos, California, USA, on 7 December 2018.
The helicopter was created by Tier 1 Engineering, and flown by pilot Ric Webb. Rothblatt’s ultimate goal is to secure federal approval of the battery-powered helicopters for use in transporting accident victims and organ transplants to hospital facilities.