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DIAMOND DA 42 twin star: introduction


The Diamond DA 42 Twin Star embodies the harmonious union of modern efficiency and innovation in light aviation. Designed and manufactured by Diamond Aircraft Industries, the DA 42 is a state-of-the-art twin-engine aircraft, prized for its economical performance, operational versatility and aerodynamic design. Find out more about this unique aircraft with AEROAFFAIRES.



DIAMOND DA 42: a little history


The Diamond DA 42 Twin Star was introduced by Diamond Aircraft Industries in the early 2000s as an innovative response to the growing demand for lightweight twin-engine aircraft. First launched in 2004, this turboprop plane was designed with a resolutely modern approach, emphasizing the use of advanced composite materials for the airframe.

The Twin Star’s twin-engine design, powered by piston engines, offers increased redundancy and enhanced safety, making it a preferred choice for pilot training, surveillance operations, and private flights requiring greater reliability.

The DA 42 is also renowned for its fuel efficiency, thanks to a sophisticated aerodynamic design and the use of lightweight materials. This combination delivers optimum performance while reducing fuel consumption.

Over the years, the Twin Star has continued to evolve with technological updates, consolidating its position as a versatile, modern twin-engine aircraft. Its popularity in the field of light aviation is testament to its success and its ability to meet the diverse needs of pilots, flight schools and specialized operators.


Diamond DA 42 advantages


The Diamond DA 42 Twin Star offers a range of advantages that make it an attractive choice in light aviation, including:

  • Twin-engine: The twin-engine configuration of the DA 42 provides system redundancy, improving safety in the event of engine failure. This makes it a popular choice for pilot training.
  • Fuel efficiency: Thanks to its sophisticated aerodynamic design and the use of lightweight composite materials, the DA 42 offers outstanding fuel efficiency, reducing fuel consumption.
  • Versatility: The Twin Star is suitable for a variety of missions, including training, private flights and surveillance operations. Its operational versatility makes it a flexible choice for a variety of applications.
  • Technology: Equipped with modern avionics, the DA 42 offers pilots advanced navigation, communication and systems management features, enhancing safety and convenience.
  • Comfort: The careful layout of the cabin and ergonomic seating ensure optimum comfort for occupants, which is particularly appreciated on longer flights.
  • Continuous evolution: Diamond Aircraft Industries continues to bring improvements and updates to the DA 42, ensuring that it remains at the cutting edge of technology and continues to meet the changing needs of light aviation.


DIAMOND DA 42 price example


Ibiza – Lisbon: from €18,000 for 3 people.


Book your flight with AEROAFFAIRES!


As experts in air charter for over 30 years, AEROAFFAIRES is capable of arranging any flight you desire, whether it’s to a popular destination or a small local airport. We provide the same high-quality service and support for all your travel needs.

To request a personalized, no-obligation quote, our aviation experts are available 24/7 at +33 (0) 1 44 09 91 82 or via email at charter@aeroaffaires.com. You can also fill out our online quote form and receive a response within two hours.

Commercial features of DIAMOND DA 42

  • Lower operating costs
  • Versatility
  • Economical

Key Benefits of DIAMOND DA 42

  • Comfort
  • Twin-engine
  • Advanced technology

Technical specifications of DIAMOND DA 42

General informations

  • Manufacturer DIAMOND
  • Model DA 42
  • Classification Turboprop Aircrafts
  • Crew 1 pilot
  • Seats 3
  • Luggage compartment volume 005 m³
  • Toilet yes
  • Hourly rates 500 €/hour
  • Purchase Price 530000 €


  • Interior Height 1.2 m
  • Interior Width 1.2 m


  • Cruising speed 305 km/h
  • Range 1160 km

DA42 cabin

  • Height 1,2 m
  • Width 1,2 m
  • Seats 3

DA42 performance

  • Maximum speed 359 km/h
  • Cruising speed 316 km/h
  • Autonomy 1 475 km

DA42 dimensions

  • Lenght 8,53 m
  • Height 2,48 m
  • Span 13,56 m

DA42 motorization

  • Engines 2 Thierlert Centurion 2.0 diesel engines

A question ? Contact our team

Da 42 intérieur

Isabelle CLERC


Da 42 intérieur

François-Xavier CLERC


Our airline experts remain at your disposal to help you at every stage of your reservation.

  • What is the maximum speed of DA42?

    The DA42’s top speed is 359 km/h.

  • Why rent a DA42?

    Leasing a DA42 Twin Star offers exceptional operational versatility, ideal for pilot training, private missions or specialized operations thanks to its twin-engine configuration and efficient performance.

  • How much does a DA 42 cost?

    The purchase price of a DA42 is around €405,000.

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