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By on 02/01/2017



  • Overview
  • Specs

Whether you are new to aviation or a seasoned IFR pilot, the DA40 NG is the pilot’s sophisticated first choice. The DA40 NG is designed and developed by pilots passionate about flying. Your first impression will be the sheer joy of taking to the air. Its quick take off into the air, the good response of the push-pull rod-activated controls, the panoramic visibility out of the large canopy. The powerful Garmin G1000 cockpit provides the pilot with a variety of helpful information just right at your fingertips.

Category: All Rounders
Manufacturer: Diamond
Certification: Type Certified
Avionics: Garmin G1000 Glass Cockpit
Engine: Austro Engine AE300 (168 hp)
Fuel Type: Diesel
Cruise Speed (kt): 120
Stall Speed (kt): 57
Useful Load (kg): 410
MTOW (kg): 1310
Wing Type: Low Wing
Gear Type: Nose Gear
Max Crosswind (kt): 25
T/O Distance (m): 590
Climb Rate (fpm): 630
Ceiling (ft): 16400
Wingspan (m): 11.63
Wing Area (sq m): 13.54
Glide Ratio (X:1): 11
Fuel Capacity (l): 147
Fuel Consumption (l/hr): 23
Endurance (hrs) 30min res: 6.5
Range (km) 30min res: 1482
Seats: 4