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DA-40 FP

DA-40 with Fixed Pitch Propeller

The ultimate aircraft for flight training and the first steps with the Garmin G1000:

  • G1000 glass cockpit
  • Most fuel efficient aircraft in its class
  • Proven Lycoming engine (180HP)
  • Durable, unlimited life airframe
  • Roomy, comfortable fabric interior
  • Huge 4 way baggage area

There are no compromises with the DA-40 when it comes to what you can take with you. With a generous useful load, thoughtfully located storage areas, plus an enormous baggage area that can handle items up to 7 feet in length; there isn’t much that you won’t be able to fit inside this aircraft.

The split folding rear seats and large rear door, makes loading items (and people) a breeze.

Every aspect of this airplane has been carefully designed to give you flight after flight, in absolute comfort and control.

The DA-40’s state of the art interior provides you and your passengers with comfortable 26G safety seating in one of the most spacious cabins in its class.

The full wraparound canopy completes the ultimate flying experience with one of the best views anywhere.

The Garmin G1000 Integrated Avionics System

Introducing the most advanced, fully integrated, and intuitive avionics package featuring the Garmin G1000 system. Large XGA, high-resolution monitors display all critical flight data. Flight instrumentation, engine performance, weather, terrain, traffic, and airspace are integrated and graphically displayed along with precise GPS position, course, and flight plan. You can even listen to XM Satellite radio.

The Garmin GDU 1040/1045 is the standard control/display platform for the G1000’s primary flight display (PFD) and multi-function display (MFD). Powered by an X-scale microprocessor, the unit features a high-performance graphics accelerator for superior 3D rendering. It is also equipped with an infrared port to accommodate data entry via handheld Garmin PDAs.

A choice of display formats allows pilots to select the attitude/heading presentation they prefer on the G1000 PFD. Current format options include standard HSI mode or segmented arc mode.

Configuration

DA-40 Fixed Pitch

  • Engine: Lycoming O-360-A4D
  • Horsepower: 180 hp
  • Propeller: Sensenich 2-blade fixed pitch prop
  • Useful load: 908 lbs*
  • Fuel capacity: 40 gal. usable
  • T/O distance, ground roll: 1,198 ft
  • T/O distance, over 50 ft obst: 1,800 ft
  • Rate of climb, sea level: 900 ft/min
  • Max demo crosswind: 20 kts
  • Cruise speed @ 75%: 134 ktas / 9.2 gal/hr
  • Range @ 75% with 45 min res: 517 NM
  • Range @ 55% with 45 min res: 631 NM

 

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