Minecraft How to Fly With Elytra

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Elytra are rare wings which are the only source of flight in Survival mode. The elytra are able to be found only in End Cities, in an item frame in the Treasure room of the end ship. Remember that there is a Shulker keeps the elytra and the ship’s 2 loot chests.

The elytra are able also to be repaired in the player crafting grid. To do that, you can combine two damaged elytra together. Also, it can be repaired at an anvil by using phantom membranes that has the advantage to preserves enchantments on the elytra. For your information, each phantom membrane restores 108 durability points, exactly 25% of the elytra’s total durability. Since most players enchant their elytra, the phantom membranes are the preferred repair method.


When you come to this page, you may want to find out the information about how to fly with Elytra. Well, in this article we are going to explain it. Just continue to reading the following text. To fly, you have to press the jump key while falling, and the elytra wings spread apart similar to a bird’s wings. The elytra diver are able to aim their view around to turn or adjust their pitch. You have to note that losing altitude increases speed, and obtaining altitude decreases speed. Aside from that, speed is quickly lost from sharp changes in direction.

You have to know that directly hitting any surface while gliding too fast can causes damage proportional to flight speed. Although this may be calculated from another factor. You do not take fall damage from colliding at a shallow angle or a low enough speed. The critical and damaging angle is about 50° with the collision surface. The calculation for damage seems to be as if you as the player had fallen from your maximum potential glide height to the height of the struck surface.

A safe and simple cruise with the highest travel distance is able to be achieved by aiming directly at the horizon while at the glide’s altitude limit. The player’s speed is slow enough to let them time to do other things during a long flight, like sort out their inventory. In Creative mode, you are able to alternatively hold the jump key to fly ‌(Minecraft Bedrock Edition only), or double press the jump key to move around freely (Minecraft Java Edition only).


In addition, here we are going also to explain about the usage of Elytra. We are sure that you want to know the way to use the Elytra. How lucky you are here. You have to remember that Elytra are equipped in the chestplate slot, either by pressing use item while held in hand, by placing the item directly in the slot, or by firing a point blank dispenser at target. By default the elytra are gray in color. However, they adopt the design of any cape the player is wearing. They maintain their in-world texture design, even when they are  broken or enchanted.

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