Diamond DA42 FIKI

Diamond DA42 FIKI TKS Ice Protection System
FIKI Factory Option

TKS® Ice Protection Systems certified for Flight Into Known Icing Conditions (FIKI) are a factory installed option on all new Diamond DA42 Twin Star models.

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Diamond DA42 FIKI TKS Ice Protection System
Diamond DA42 FIKI TKS Ice Protection System
Diamond DA42 FIKI TKS Ice Protection System
Features
Anti-Ice and De-Ice System: 
Anti-Ice and De-Ice System
TKS: 
TKS® fluid exudes from plane’s leading edges
Lift strut: 
Protects the entire airframe
Close up of panel: 
Laser-drilled titanium panels with 800 holes per square inch
FIKI: 
Flight Into Known Icing (FIKI) Certified
FIKI Backup Mode: 
Anti-Ice and De-Ice System with Backup Mode
Multi-engine: 
Multi-engine
Specifications
Panel construction: 
Laser-drilled Titanium
Tank capacity: 
8 gallons (30 litres)
Endurance: 
2.5 hours in Normal Mode
System weight without fluid: 
46 pounds (21 kilograms)
System weight with fluid: 
121 pounds (55 kilograms)
Power consumption: 
1.5 Amps @ 28 Volts during Normal Mode