Diamond DA52. Specifications. A photo.
Diamond DA52. Specifications. A photo.

Diamond DA52. Specifications. A photo.


Diamond DA52 - light multi-purpose aircraft, developed by Austrian aircraft manufacturer «Diamond Aircraft» in 2012 year.

The first development aircraft Diamond DA52 began in 2010 year, with Austrian aircraft manufacturers do not advertise the start of design work on the creation of a multi-purpose aircraft, designed to carry 5-7 people on of extended distances.


Photo Diamond DA52


As the main base for the development of models of Diamond DA52 model was used Diamond DA50Which is very similar to that plane, but in fact only in this plane and are identical to each other, however, given flight performance aircraft, they are largely different.

The light-engine aircraft Diamond DA52 is a highly airborne aircraft that can be transported on board, depending on the layout of the cabin and the modification from 5 to 7 people, including also the pilot of the aircraft. Among other things, the aircraft of this model is also suitable for transporting small-sized cargoes that do not exceed the maximum payload specified in the technical requirements.


Diamond DA52 photo


The Diamond DA52 aircraft is equipped with two Austro AE300 diesel aircraft engines capable of developing a total power of 360 hp, which in turn allows the aircraft to accelerate to a cruising speed of 325 km / h. and cover distances up to 2380 kilometers without hindrance.

His commissioned Diamond DA52 plane was in the commercial sphere, for which it is intended by aircraft designers and developed. This aircraft can be used for passenger flights in local and regional air routes for transportation of goods total weight up to 730 kilos to perform sightseeing flights etc. However, the aircraft is also actively used, and private owners, but its distribution is not as widespread as in previous models, mainly due to the relatively high cost.


Aircraft Diamond DA52


Initially, the model Diamond DA52 considered a prototype, and in fact, the release of the aircraft began with Diamond DA62 version is in fact an analog of the aircraft, but calculated only on the reception on board 5 people. However, later in the series production, starting from the end of November 2015 years came and modification of Diamond DA52, but today we only know of the existence of only one prototype of this model, as output from the conveyor at the moment never came.


Specifications Diamond DA52.


  • Crew: 1 people;
  • Passenger: 6 people (depending on version);
  • aircraft Length: 9,2 m (depending on version).
  • Wingspan: 14,7 m (depending on version).
  • Plane Height: 2,28 m (depending on version).
  • Weight of empty aircraft: 1570 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Payload: 730 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 2300 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Cruising speed: 325 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 367 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 2380 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 6100 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: 2 × Austro AE300;
  • Power: 2 × 180 hp 


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