2006 Diamond DA40 – 180

A beautiful DA40 – Excellent condition, extremely well kept, always hangered, high spec G1000, IFR equipment. Manufactured in Canada. Bought in 2009 from first owner in the US at 171 hours and imported into Europe. Current and second owner selling for change of lifestyle reasons and lack of utilisation. Based at LGFJ east France. Always hangared, RGV maintenance service history, no damage history. It has just had a fresh annual in May 2024, during the annual inspection the propeller was overhauled and the major structural inspection conducted to provide complete peace of mind for the new owner. UK & EU VAT PAID. Price reduced from €265,000 to €229,000.

€229,000 VAT PAID or GBP equivalent

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The Aircraft In Detail

Premium Grey Leather Interior. Sheepskin Front Seat Covers. AMSAFE Airbag Seatbelts. White Exterior with Accent Striping.

Features Performance Landing Gear Kit. Extended Range Fuel Tanks. Annual inspection valid until 31st May 2025.

Key Details

YEAR OF MANUFACTURE 2006 FEATURES Premium Grey Leather Interior
SERIAL NUMBER 40.620 Sheepskin Front Seat Covers
REGISTRATION N520DS White Exterior with Accent Striping
LOCATION FRANCE Performance Landing Gear kit
4 Way Baggage Compartment System


GDU1040, 10 inch Primary Flight Display
GDU1040, 10 inch Multi Function Display (MFD)
Remote Equipment Mounting Rack with Line Replaceable Units
GDC74 Integrated, Digital Air Data Computer, constant display of TAS, CAS, Wind Direction, VSI and TAT
GRS77 Solid-state Attitude and Heading Reference System
Dual Garmin GIA63 Integrated radio modules with WAAS-capable, IFR-approved GPS, VHF navigation and ILS; and VHF communication with 16-watt transceivers
GTX32 Integrated Mode C Transponder
GTX33 Integrated Mode S Transponder with Traffic Information Service (TIS) (US Territory)
Garmin GDL69A Satellite Data Link
Jeppesen Charts
406 Mhz ELT
GEA71 Airframe/Engine Interface Unit
GMA1347 Digital Audio Controller with Digital ATC playback recording
GMU44 Magnetometer
Integrally lit, laser etched polycarbonate switch panel overlays
Centrally located standby instrumentation, including Electric Attitude Indicator, Airspeed Indicator, Altimeter, Magnetic Direction Indicator
Honeywell KAP 140 Autopilot with Altitude Hold and Preselect with G1000 Interface

Engine & Propeller

Lycoming IO-360-M1A+ 180 BHP 1500 hours from new
Hartzell HC-C2-YR-1BF variable pitch propeller


Premium grey leather interior with sheepskin seat covers for front seats
AMSAFE airbag seatbelts


White with accent striping

Additional Equipment

Performance Landing Gear kit
Premium Leather Interior with Sheepskin Seat Covers
4 Way Baggage Compartment System
Extended Range Fuel Tanks
Chameleon Metallic with Gold Accent-European Design
Engine/Canopy/Fuselage Cover
2-Blade Hartzell Constant Speed Propeller
Cowl and Vent Plugs
Diamond Gross Weight Increase Kit 1200 kg

Weights & Performance

Gross Weight 2646LBS
Empty Weight 1821LBS
Useful Load 825LBS
Useful Load with full fuel 525 LBS
Cruise speed 145KTS TAS AT 8-9 GPH FL090
Range at this power setting 780NM
Take-off Distance 1027FT
Ceiling 16,400FT
Fuel Consumption 8.5 GPH

Additional Information

Annual inspection is valid until May 2025.
Last Engine Compressions: #1=74/80 #2=74/80 #3=78/80 #4=78/80.

Note: Specification is correct to the best of our knowledge. It is the buyer’s responsibility to check the actual specification prior to purchase. No warranties are sold or implied.