Diamond DA 42 NG

The Diamond DA 42 NG is a modern, twin-engine aircraft manufactured by Diamond Aircraft Industries. It is a versatile and efficient general aviation aircraft known for its advanced technology and fuel efficiency. The “NG” in its name stands for “Next Generation,” reflecting the aircraft’s innovative features and design.

10.4 gal/h

197 kts

18,000 ft

1,225 nm

4 seats

1,276 lbs

“Experience the future of aviation with the Diamond DA 42 NG, where cutting-edge engineering meets unmatched comfort and performance.”

Designed for pilot's satisfaction

By incorporating advanced avionics, ergonomic cockpit layout, comfortable seating, excellent visibility, low noise and vibration levels, and robust safety features, the Diamond DA 42 NG is designed to prioritize pilot satisfaction. These elements work together to enhance comfort, reduce workload, and ensure a positive flying experience for pilots operating the aircraft.

Sleek all carbon airframe

The large bubble canopy and strategically placed windows of the DA 42 NG offer exceptional visibility for pilots. This wide field of view enhances situational awareness and allows for better monitoring of the surrounding airspace during takeoff, landing, and in-flight operations. The improved visibility contributes to pilot confidence and satisfaction.
The Diamond DA 42 NG embodies a modern and stylish appearance with its streamlined fuselage, composite construction, bubble canopy, aerodynamic wing design, integrated lighting, and attention to detail.

Safety by design

The wings of DA 42 NG are designed to minimize drag and optimize lift. The swept-back shape and smooth surface of the wings contribute to the overall styling of the DA 42 NG. Additionally, the incorporation of winglets at the wingtips not only enhances aerodynamic efficiency but also adds a touch of elegance to the aircraft’s appearance.
The Diamond DA 42 NG is powered by two Austro Engine AE 300 turbocharged, four-cylinder, liquid-cooled diesel engines. The AE 300 engines are known for their reliability and ease of maintenance.
Tech Specs

Technical Specifications

2 × Austro Engine AE 300 turbocharged common-rail injected 2.0 liter diesel engine with 168 HP and EECU single lever control system
Fuel Grades
Jet A-1, Jet A, TS-1 (Russia, Ukraine), RT (Russia, Ukraine), No. 3 Jet Fuel (China), JP-8
  • Advanced Technology: The DA 42 NG incorporates advanced technology and modern avionics systems, providing a training platform that closely resembles modern commercial aircrafts. Training on the DA 42 NG helps pilots become familiar with the latest cockpit technology, enhancing their transition to advanced aircrafts.
  • High Safety Standards: Diamond Aircraft has a reputation for prioritizing safety in their designs, and the DA 42 NG is no exception. The aircraft features an advanced safety cell construction, including reinforced composite materials and energy-absorbing structures.
  • Flight Characteristics: The DA 42 NG is known for its stable flight characteristics, making it an ideal platform for multi-engine training. It has a docile handling profile, responsive controls, and predictable performance, allowing pilots to learn and practice multi-engine operations effectively.
  • Multi-Engine Operations: The DA 42 NG is specifically designed for multi-engine training, with a focus on teaching pilots the complexities of flying twin-engine aircraft. It introduces trainee pilots to critical skills such as engine management, asymmetric thrust control, and handling engine failures.
  • Versatility: The DA 42 NG is a versatile aircraft that can be used for a wide range of training purposes beyond multi-engine operations. It can serve as a platform for instrument training, cross-country flights, and even advanced training scenarios.
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