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The Swiss DA42 Centaur at Diamond Aircraft

A DA42 MPP sent to the USA as a surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft came back to Europe as an exceedingly and first in its class airplane.

The DA42 Centaur from the Swiss Department of Defence armasuisse stopped by at Diamond Aircraft headquarters in Austria. This aircraft can be flown both manned and unmanned, this means it is flown by a pilot to a crisis area and after two hours of modifications the aircraft is able to complete its missions completely unmanned.

Centaur is the first airplane in its kind in serial production and was delivered to armasuisse a week ago.

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http://www.aurora.aero/Media/Press/Item.aspx?id=APR-299


Contact:
Anita Lentsch
E a.lentsch@diamond-air.at