DIAMOND DA40

Max Cruise
142 kts
Max Range
600 nm
Useful Load
900 lbs
Seating Capacity
4

With a modern all-composite airframe, proven Lycoming IO-360 piston engine and the industry leading Garmin G1000, the DA40 is a great choice for students and renters alike.

$179 Per hour
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Power Plant
  • Engine
    Lycoming IO-360-M1A with 180HP
  • Propeller
    Hartzell 2 blade metal constant speed propeller
  • Fuel
    100LL
Avionics
  • Garmin GNS430 IFR GPS
  • Bendix/King KAP 140 w/ Vertical Navigation (VNAV)
  • Autopilot/Flight Guidance System
Dimensions
  • Height
    6 ft 6 in
    1.98 m
  • Length
    26 ft 5 in
    8.05 m
  • Wing Span
    38 ft 3 in
    8.61 m
  • Interior Cabin Width
    3 ft 8 in
    1.12 m
  • Interior Cabin Height
    3 ft 9 in
    1.14 m
Mass & Loading
  • Seats
    4
    4
  • Empty Weight
    1736 lbs
    787 kg
  • Useful Load
    910 lbs
    412 kg
  • Max Takeoff Weight
    2,646 lbs
    1,200 kg
  • Fuel Capacity
    41.2 gal
    156 L
Performance
  • Max Range
    600 nm
    1100 Kilometers
  • Max Cruise Speed
    142 kts
    262km/h
  • Rate of Climb
    900ft/min
    4.5 m/s
  • Max Operating Altitude
    16,400ft
    5000 meters

Minimum Pilot Requirements
  • Private Pilot License
  • Current Medical Certificate
  • Checkout with a Sawyer Authorized Instructor
Checkout Procedures (Valid for 1 year from date of completion)

First time renters only

  • Review Sawyer Flight Academy rental policies and procedures
  • Assessment of aeronautical knowledge via Biennial Flight Review (BFR) and Instrument competency check (IPC)
  • Aircraft performance, systems, procedures and limitations
  • Aircraft normal, abnormal, and emergency maneuvers

Existing customers

  • Aircraft performance, systems, procedures and limitations
  • Aircraft normal, abnormal, and emergency maneuvers
Additional Notes
  • Fuel purchased away from point of departure is credited to rental and deducted from rental charges.
  • Overnight parking, landing fees, etc. are client responsibility.
  • Three hour daily minimum required per 24 hour period, commencing from time of day when aircraft reservation begins (e.g., 5:00pm Friday to 12:00pm Sunday = one full 24 hour period)

Contact Us

Scottsdale Airport (KSDL)
14600 North Airport Drive, Second Floor
Ross Aviation FBO Building
Scottsdale, AZ 85260 USA

Sawyer Flight Academy Office Hours
(Flight Training Department)
Mon–Fri: 9am–5pm
Sat–Sun: 9am–3pm

+1 480 922 2723

[email protected]

Our divisions

Sawyer ext. 1961
Sawyer MX
Saywer Flight Academy