Hydroptere sets two new speed records

Posted on Nov 17 2008

Hydroptere

Alain Thebault and his crew on Wednesday improved their performance and set two new records of their own:
- An average of 43.09 knots in a length of just over one nautical mile
- An average of 46.146 knots over 500 meters

This performance demonstrates that the Hydroptere has managed to increase its speed . With these two records,step by step the Hydroptere team is approaching its defined goal: to topple absolute speed record at 500 meters.

Source: hydroptere.com