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by NDCDA62
Fri Jul 03, 2020 5:24 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: DA40 in Central California
Replies: 4
Views: 237

Re: DA40 in Central California

Suggest go and visit Angel City Flyers at Long Beach Airport, which is a Diamond Aircraft dealer.
by NDCDA62
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:48 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: G1000 NXi Phase II
Replies: 9
Views: 498

Re: G1000 NXi Phase II

Thanks Dave !

This is a great overview of the Phase II upgrade.

Nigel
by NDCDA62
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: Public forum
Topic: DA42 v DA62 Training Options
Replies: 10
Views: 723

Re: DA42 v DA62 Training Options

I would agree with Papa Sierra’s comments. If you are going to fly a DA62 anyway and can afford the 2k difference, then I would train in the DA62. I did my DA62 Systems Training and MEP at Diamond Wiener Neustadt which also suggest you consider as the knowledge imparted was invaluable. The manual pr...
by NDCDA62
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62/42-VI dry lease?
Replies: 8
Views: 626

Re: DA62/42-VI dry lease?

I undertook my DA62 IRA at Angel City Flyers KLGB where there are a number of DPE’s checked out on the DA62. I would also highly recommend their CFI Cary Jones.

Good luck.

Nigel
by NDCDA62
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 34
Views: 9530

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

As a separate issue, readers may find the attached excellent FAA Advisory Circular on Aircraft Wake Turbulence of interest.
by NDCDA62
Tue Jun 02, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Austro
Topic: Oil consumption
Replies: 2
Views: 495

Re: Oil consumption

Hi Russ -

From my experience, the oil level should ideally be kept at the half way mark between min and max. Anything above that is just consumed away. At the half way mark, consumption is really minimal.
by NDCDA62
Mon Jun 01, 2020 7:09 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 down in Dubai
Replies: 34
Views: 9530

Re: DA62 down in Dubai

Link to Final Report herewith below, contents of which is self-explanatory. Although it is invariably always a series of events leading to an accident, there are some real lessons to be learnt here so far as wake turbulence separation minima is concerned. https://www.gcaa.gov.ae/en/ePublication/admi...
by NDCDA62
Sat May 09, 2020 7:36 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: Beige Interieur Leather
Replies: 16
Views: 1766

Re: Beige Interieur Leather

Welcome to the forum Felix! I chose black for aesthetics and practicality. Blue jeans destroyed the white leather in my car and I am also not keen on the sheepskin covers! In Europe there is less need for air conditioning, however, you should bear in mind for W&B you will need to add around 40kg of ...
by NDCDA62
Thu Apr 30, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: DA62 Forum
Topic: DA62 NXi Pending Approvals
Replies: 41
Views: 6699

Re: DA62 NXi Pending Approvals

I also received similar information yesterday and service bulletins are imminent.
by NDCDA62
Thu Apr 23, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Public forum
Topic: Who do you use for insurance? Ours just doubled
Replies: 23
Views: 2765

Re: Who do you use for insurance? Ours just doubled

This article perhaps bests explains the reasons for the increased insurance premiums:

https://www.aopa.org/news-and-media/all ... 00-percent