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DIAMOND DV-20 Katana

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DV20
Aircraft
Name DV-20 Katana
Manufacturer DIAMOND
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
WTC Light
APC A
Type code L1P
Engine Piston
Engine count Single
Mass group 1


Manufacturered as:

DIAMOND Katana (DA-20/DV-20)
DIAMOND Speed Katana
DIAMOND DA-20 Eclipse
DIAMOND DA-20 Evolution
DIAMOND DA-20 Falcon
DIAMOND DA-20 Katana
DIAMOND DA-22 Speed Katana
DIAMOND DV-20 Katana
DIAMOND Eclipse
DIAMOND Evolution
DIAMOND Falcon
HOAC DV-20 Katana
HOAC Katana


DIAMOND DV-20 Katana

DIAMOND DV-20 Katana DIAMOND DV-20 Katana 3D

Description

The Diamond DA20 is a two-seat tricycle gear general aviation aircraft designed for flight training. In addition to its role as a civil and military training aircraft, it is also used for personal flying by pilot-owners.

Technical Data

Wing span 10.87 m35.663 ft
Length 7.16 m23.491 ft
Height 2.18 m7.152 ft
Powerplant 1 x Continental IO-240-B
Engine model Continental O-240

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 120 kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 490 m ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 460 m
MTOW 700700 kg
0.7 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL140 ROD ft/min APC A
WTC L Range 520520 nm
963,040 m
963.04 km
3,159,580.055 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving DV20

None on SKYbrary