The Diamond DA40 Diamond Star is an Austrian light aircraft, built of composite materials. It is a low-wing aircraft with four seats. The aircraft is built in Austria and Canada by Diamond Aircraft. It is a further developed version of the earlier Diamond DA20 which has only two seats.
The first production model came on the market in 2000. By the end of December 2020, 2200 DA40s had been delivered.
|Type||DA-40 Diamond Star|
|Maximum Take Off Weight||1198 kg|
|Empty weight||795 kg|
|Cruising speed||151 knots (280 km/h)|
|Stall speed||49 knots (91 km/h)|
|Maximum distance||1341 km|
|Maximum altitude||16000 feet (4877 m)|
These specifications are intended to give you an idea of the Diamond DA-40 Diamond Star. They cannot be used for flight preparation. Often there are many different types of aircraft released with varying specifications and prices. Check the Pilot Operating Handbook (POH) if you want to know the exact values of the aircraft you are going to fly. Your flight instructor will be happy to help you with this.