Plane & Pilot
Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Diamond Aircraft’s Austria Home

A visit to the factory at Wiener Neustadt and a tour of the Austro Engine Plant

Length: 28 ft. 6 in.
Height: 8 ft. 2 in.
Wingspan (ft.): 44
Empty Weight (lbs.): 3086
Useful Load (lbs.): 1102
Max. Takeoff Weight (lbs.): 4189
Fuel Capacity standard/aux tank (gals.): 50/76
Various Payload Pods: universal nose (144 lbs.), belly pod (177 lbs.), under-floor radar pod (35 lbs.), nose pod (188 lbs.)
Bubble Canopy And Large Elevator Tips, Passive Surveillance Painting, Noise & IR Reduction Kit, Power Supply For Mission, Equipment (28V/40 amps)
Engines: 168 hp Austro AE300 Turbocharged
Propellers: MT 3-blade constant speed
Fuel Grades: Jet A, Diesel EN590, TS-1, RT, JP-8, No. 3 Jet Fuel
Max. Cruise (kts.): 177
Fuel Consumption At 35% Power (gals./hr.): 6.4
Max Airborne Time At 35% Power (hrs.): 12
Max Range At 50% Power In 14,000 ft. Standard/Auxiliary (nm): 784/1,198
Takeoff Over 50-foot obstacle (ft.): 2297
Landing Over 50-foot obstacle (ft.): 1870
Max Service Ceiling (ft.): 18,000
Source: Diamond Aircraft


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