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Diamond unveils DA62 in France
The seven-seat DA62 twin Diamond aircraft has made its French debut at France Air Expo after its formal launch in April at AERO Friedrichshafen.
Read this story in our June 2015 printed issue.

The seven-seat DA62 twin Diamond aircraft has made its French debut at France Air Expo after its formal launch in April at AERO Friedrichshafen.

Diamond's DA62 is a low-wing, twin-engine, carbon structure, with diesel cycle engines run by the FADEC. Its payload is in the region of 680 kg and it can fly with a payload of 400 kg within a seven-hour battery lifespan, plus IFR reserves at an average speed of about 175 kts, consuming an average of 46 litres of Jet A1 per hour.

The DA62 offers a spacious cabin and is equipped with Garmin G1000 avionics. In less than a month Diamond Aircraft has registered firm orders for 15 aircraft.

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