August 2009 Issue

Letters: 08/09

On your review of the Diamond L360 in the July 2009 issue, a note on the fuel burn: It cannot be 10.8 GPH per side, as you stated. I had a Twin Comanche—same engines—and burned 11 GPH total for years. Your correspondent must’ve meant 10.8 GPH total. My Aero Commander straight 500 with 250-HP engines burned 22 GPH both sides, which corresponds with what your correspondent stated the Diamond would burn. Just so you know.

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