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DA20 Series
Space, Speed and Style

Imagine taking your favorite sports car and adding wings.
That's the feeling you get when you strap into the two-seat DA20 and take to the sky. Sporty, sleek and exciting, yet surprisingly affordable, the DA20 offers outstanding performance, with impressive durability and economy for commercial training.

3.2 gal/h
126 kts
13,123 ft
729 nm
2 seats
661 lbs

Our transfer to a DA20 aircraft fleet developed into a total win-win situation for us. Things like reliable performance, modern technology and economic feasibility – when it comes to operation and maintenance - made the DA20 the best choice for our flight school.

Peter Schmidt
Flight School 'Try to fly', Austria

Highlights Safe. Reliable. Forgiving.

Design

Propulsion and Avionics

Night VFR Certified

The joy of night flying

The DA20 is used to train from first flight through day and night VFR, including instructor ratings, thanks to the spin certification (DA20-C1 only).

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Tech Specs Technical Specifications

 DA20i KatanaDA20 C1
Engine(BRP-Powertrain) Rotax 912 iSc3 Sport with 100 HP125hp Continental Motors IO-240-B32B engine
Fuel gradesAVGAS 100LL, Mogas, Super EN 228AVGAS 100LL
 DA20i Katana DA20 C1 
Max. cruise speed226 km/h TAS122 kts TAS240 km/h TAS130 kts TAS
Range at 55 % (8,000 ft)1,302 km703 nm973 km525 nm
Fuel Consumption at 55 % (8,000 ft)11.1 l/h2.9 US gal/h20 l/h5.3 US gal/h
Max. operating altitude4,000 m13,100 ft4,000 m13,100 ft
Seats2 2 
Useful load275 kg606 lbs265 kg584 lbs
Max. take off mass800 kg1,764 lbs800 kg1,764 lbs

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Evionica - Training & E-Learning

Just like Diamond Aircraft stands for perfection in manufacturing aircraft, the highest quality and attention to detail, Evionica provides customers with whole new world of aviation computer based training solutions and technologically advanced e-learning solutions. Evionica's Class Rating CBT course for the DA20 C1 provides the next-generation distance learning experience for Diamond pilots.

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Range Map Diamond takes you places!

Conditions: Maximum Take Off Mass, ISA, No fuel reserve.
Click on your preferred location on the map to see the range with auxiliary tank. Distance and time indicated are for guidance only and should not be used for flight planning purposes. Air traffic congestion, wind and other factors are not taken into consideration. Specifications apply to standard equipped aircraft and can change without notice.

Conditions: Maximum Take Off Mass, ISA, No fuel reserve.
Click on your preferred location on the map to see the range with auxiliary tank. Distance and time indicated are for guidance only and should not be used for flight planning purposes. Air traffic congestion, wind and other factors are not taken into consideration. Specifications apply to standard equipped aircraft and can change without notice.