DA40 NG Leads the Way in Personal Flight
LifeStyle Aviation has launched the Diamond DA40 NG, Jet A burning piston, to the North American Market. LifeStyle is highlighting the ultra economy of the aircraft and the advantages of buying aircraft that burn Jet A versus leaded aviation gasoline which is on its way out. To illustrate the point a sample of performance tables were prepared with knots converted into statute miles and an average price of Jet A used to present examples of economy and performance.
“The performance is simply remarkable” states John Armstrong, Founder and President of LifeStyle Aviation. “The idea of being able to cruise around at over 170 MPH on less than 20 cents a mile is amazing. This equates to 20-25 Miles Per Gallon. There are hundreds of cars that get less fuel efficiency than that and of course, they can’t drive in a straight line like a plane can.”
The secret behind the DA40 NG performance is the sleek aerodynamic design combined with the ultra-efficient Austro Jet Fuel burning powerplant. Jet A is a more dense fuel that provides more power per gallon and cost less than traditional leaded aviation gasoline. The Austro engine is also turbo-charged and does not have spark plugs. The engine is fully electronically controlled so efficient operation is automatic without the pilot having to manage the engine at all. This represents a true 21st-century modern aviation break-through.
LifeStyle has been marketing the DA42 and DA62 twin Austro engine aircraft for years with great success. Diamond Aircraft have been producing Jet A burning DA40’s since 2002 but only now is LifeStyle Aviation bringing them to the US market.
“The reason is quite simple…in the past, they were built in Austria which caused the price point to be disadvantaged relative to our great gas powered DA40’s. More importantly, the aircraft did not provide as much useful load as the gas plane. Recently the weight loading was increased and the DA40 NG has a 242 lb higher gross weight and the useful load is now equal or better than the gas DA40. This means the DA40 NG is now ready for Prime Time in the US market.” continued Armstrong
LifeStyle Aviation is also offering the DA40 NG in their DiamondShare program which provides economical access as either an owner or member. The combination of the ultra-economy of the aircraft, attractive purchase pricing, and the leverage of the DiamondShare program should put the DA40 NG on the top of every pilot’s shopping list.
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LifeStyle Aviation specializes in the marketing and sale of modern personal aircraft with Diamond Aircraft being one of the company’s popular brands. LifeStyle is a leading seller of new and used Diamonds in North America and also delivers aircraft worldwide. LifeStyle has invested in being the leading provider of diesel single and twin-engine Jet-A piston aircraft including the DA40 NG, DA42 and the all-new DA62.
LifeStyle Aviation created the LifeStyle Aviation Network that includes flight centers, aircraft brokers, affiliates and international partners to create a productive, pooled source for buying and selling modern aircraft, learning to fly, accessing shared ownership programs and transitioning from entry-level aircraft to advanced high-performance planes. The LifeStyle Aviation Network offers a wide range of quality, modern aircraft from Diamond, Piper, Mooney, Cessna, Cirrus and more. (see: LifeStyleAircraft.com)
For nearly a decade LifeStyle Aviation has been a Diamond Regional Distribution Center (DRDC) offering new DA20 trainers, popular DA40 gas and Jet Fuel burning aircraft plus the Jet Fuel burning DA42 and the new seven place DA62 twin. LifeStyle Aviation coordinates the ongoing development of the LifeStyle Aviation Network and its Partner Flight Centers. LifeStyle Aviation is also the creator of the unique DiamondShare program (DiamondShare.com) that provides attractive shared access to modern aircraft allowing people to justify the plane of their dreams and “Make the Dollars Make Sense”.