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DIAMOND DA 40XLS Price and Operating Costs


The DIAMOND DA 40XLS, production in 2008 – to present, requires a one man crew and can be configured in 3 seats. Maximum operating altitude of 16,404′, a optimal cruise speed of 150 knots/173 MPH, and a 304 NM/350 SM seats-full range. The DIAMOND DA 40XLS has a 1,121′ runway length (or runway plus clearway and/or stopway) and 2,718′ actual landing distance required. Cabin specifications: 03’08” cabin high, 03’10” cabin wide, and 08’05” cabin long. Maximum luggage capacity of 20.00 ft^3; 20.00 ft^3 being internal and N/A ft^3 being external.


Average price for used aircraft DIAMOND DA 40XLS is $255,000.00. A $127,500.00 loan over 10 years including $531.25 per month in interest equates to a $6,393.32 per-month payment. Based on 450 hours a year and fuel cost at $5.00 per-gallon, the DIAMOND DA 40XLS has total variable costs of $57,150.00, total fixed costs of $67,860.00, and hypothetical summary cost of $125,010.00. How much does it cost to fly: $277.80 per hour.

Maximal total range:
304 NM / 350 SM
Cruise speed:
150 knots / 173 MPH
Average price:
Number of passengers:
3 people


Flying 450 Hours per Year
Owner-operated hours 450
Charter-operated hours
Fuel Cost per-gallon $5.00
Fixed operation and maintenance cost $67,860.00
Variable operation and maintenance cost $57,150.00
How much does a helicopter cost per year $125,010.00
Cost per hour $277.80

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