At Aero Friedrichshafen 2013 in Germany, Diamond Aircraft displayed a turboprop version of its seven-seat, single-engine DA50. The company says the DA50 Turbine version would be powered by a Russian-built 450-shp Motor Sich-Ivchenko AI450S turboprop engine. The engine was chosen because it can operate on a wide temperature scale; the company is targeting customers in Russia and Africa.

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