DIAMOND DA42 FAMILIARIZATION
In accordance with EASA standards: PART-FCL
|Flight training||3 hours* A/C|
|Ground preparation||3 hours|
|Age||18 years old|
|License||PPL(A) at least with MEP qualification|
|Total flight time||100 hours|
|English||ICAO EN min Level 4, IFR EN certificate|
|Health||Medical certificate Class 2 at least|
|Course length||1 day|
* The stated training hours are recommended only. The actual time spent on type rating corresponds to the pilot’s skills.
The Diamond DA42 Twin Star is a twin-engine four-seater piston aircraft with brand new diesel engines, an automatically adjustable propeller and a retractable landing gear. JET A-1 fuel, the most available fuel in the world, is used for propulsion. Thanks to fuel-efficient engines with a FADEC (full authority digital engine control) system, the Diamond DA42 has an exceptionally long range of over 2,200 km.
The aircraft is equipped with Garmin 1000 avionics and autopilot. The standard configuration is extended by DME and ADF. The Diamond DA42 aircraft belongs to the category of complex aircraft.