Diamond Reliability

My local flying school has two Diamond DA40 TDI diesel aircraft and both are grounded and having new engines fitted due to cracked cylinders after only 300hrs!

I LOVE my Cirrus

Trevor Pickering

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My local flying school has two Diamond DA40 TDI diesel aircraft and both are grounded and having new engines fitted due to cracked cylinders after only 300hrs!
I LOVE my Cirrus
Trevor Pickering


Well, do you expect those diesels to last forever? :wink:

Were they made in China ?!? :slight_smile:

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Were they made in China ?!? :slight_smile:


That’s funny. I remember saying that about Japan.