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DIAMOND Twin Star

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DA42
Aircraft
Name Twin Star
Manufacturer DIAMOND
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Light
APC A
Type code L2P
Engine Piston
Engine count Multi
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:

DIAMOND Twin Star
DIAMOND DA-42 Twin Star


DIAMOND Twin Star

DIAMOND Twin Star DIAMOND Twin Star 3D

Description

Four-seat turbo diesel light touring/utility aircraft.

Technical Data

Wing span 13.42 m44.029 ft
Length 8.56 m28.084 ft
Height 3.49 m11.45 ft
Powerplant 2 x Thielert Centurion turbocharged diesel engine, 101 kW (135 hp) each.

2 x Austro turbocharged diesel engine E4-B, (114kW) each.

Engine model Austro Engine E4, Thielert Centurion 1.7, Thielert Centurion 2.0

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) 85 kts IAS 140 kts IAS 160 kts IAS kts MACH TAS 100 kts MACH IAS 170 kts IAS 120 kts Vapp (IAS) 75 kts
Distance 290 m ROC 1700 ft/min ROC 950 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0 ROD ft/min ROD 1500 ft/min MCS 80 kts Distance 618 m
MTOW 16501,650 kg
1.65 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL200 ROD 1200 ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 10301,030 nm
1,907,560 m
1,907.56 km
6,258,398.955 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving DA42

None on SKYbrary