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DIAMOND DA-36 E-Star

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DA36
Aircraft
Name DA-36 E-Star
Manufacturer DIAMOND
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position Low wing
Tail T-tail
WTC Light
Type code L1E
Engine Electric
Engine count Single
Position In fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle fixed
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:


DIAMOND DA-36 E-Star

DIAMOND DA-36 E-Star

Description

Developed by Siemens, EADS and Diamond Aircraft to reduce fuel consumption and emissions by up to 25 percent, using a serial hybrid drive that turns the aircraft's prop with a Siemens 70 kW (94 hp) electric motor, from power generated by a 40 hp (30 kW) Austro Engines Wankel rotary engine and generator, stored in batteries.

Technical Data

Wing span 16 m52.493 ft
Length 7.1 m23.294 ft
Height 1.7 m5.577 ft
Powerplant 1 x Siemens 70 kW electric motor, from power generated by a 30 kW Austro Engines Wankel rotary engine and generator.
Engine model

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance m
MTOW 800800 kg
0.8 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL ROD ft/min APC
WTC L Range NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving DA36

None on SKYbrary