The DA50 RG won over the 98-member jury, made up of independent experts from all over the world, among almost 10,000 entries from 52 countries, as it marks a significant milestone in General Aviation.
The five-seat single engine piston aircraft powered by the FADEC controlled 300hp Continental CD-300 jet-fuel engine features retractable gear and boasts one of the largest luxury cabins in its class. The DA50 RG is the top choice for every pilot who is looking for an aircraft that offers the complete package – safety, fuel efficiency, sustainability, tomorrow's composite technology (carbon fibre) in today's airframe design, state-of-the-art Garmin G1000 NXi avionics, generous space with premium and ergonomic interiors as well as outstanding looks, lots of optional features and on top a pleasure to fly.
“We are delighted to have received the iF DESIGN AWARD for our latest Diamond in the sky, the DA50 RG”, said Liqun (Frank) Zhang, CEO, Diamond Aircraft Austria. “After having received the 2020 Aerokurier Innovation Award for best new aircraft, we are especially honored that our state-of-the-art DA50 RG gains so much acknowledgment. Since introduction this aircraft has sparked so much interest all over the world and everyone who flies it is excited about the comfortable roomy cabin, the superb workmanship and the fantastic flight characteristics.”
Yu (Michael) Li, Vice President Engineering, Diamond Aircraft Austria: “The Diamond Aircraft Team has done an incredible job with the DA50 RG. Not only is the aircraft technologically sophisticated, outstandingly safe and spacious but also has an impressive ramp appeal, that makes everyone turn their heads whenever it shows up. We are very proud that this has been recognized with the world-renowned iF DESIGN AWARD.”
About the iF DESIGN AWARD
For 67 years, the iF DESIGN AWARD has been recognized as an arbiter of quality for exceptional design. The iF label is renowned worldwide for outstanding design services, and the iF DESIGN AWARD is one of the most important design prizes in the world. Submissions are awarded in the following disciplines: Product, Packaging, Communication and Service Design, Architecture and Interior Architecture as well as Professional Concept, User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI). All awarded entries are featured on the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE and in the iF design app. Learn more information, please visit: https://ifworlddesignguide.com