the celera 500L is designed for transcontinental range with operating costs equal to or better than commercial airline ticket pricing on a per passenger basis. these criteria require extremely low drag across the entire aircraft with a highly fuel-efficient propulsion system. to achieve this, extensive use of laminar shapes was used for the wings, fuselage, and tail sections.
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The Otto Aviation Celera 500L is the most fuel-efficient passenger aircraft in the world. Flight tests of the prototype aircraft substantiate fuel economy of 18 to 25 mpg and cruise speeds of 450 mph. The reduction in fuel consumption makes the Celera 500L an environmentally friendly airplane in its class. 2b1af7f3a8