elytra Minecraft Item

Minecraft Item

Elytra is a special kind of Armor that takes up the chestplate slot, introduced in the 15w41b snapshot. Elytra is a pair of wings that allow you to glide from high places, and is considered an endgame item. Elytra will allow a 10-1 glide ratio, which means that you can go 10 blocks forward for every block down at maximum efficiency. To use it, you must first put it on, then jump and hold space .

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Type Armor
Uses Flying
First Appearance 1.9


Elytra can be obtained from the End Ship in the End City Dungeon in the outer End . It will be in the hull of the ship in an item frame.


Elytra can be repaired with leather in an anvil . It can also be repaired by using two damaged elytra in a crafting table , placed side by side; one of them will be taken away.

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