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Project FlySmart: Successful Automatic Landing of Diamond DA 42
27. August 2015;

The project FlySmart ended with successful demonstrations of ATOL operations using a DA42, registration OE-FMP. During the Summer 2015 the final test campaign took place in Wiener Neustadt and led to several succesful automatic landings, the first of which on August 26th 2015. This was followed by an automatic takeoff demonstration performed on September 18th 2015.

Press release:

AVweb.com Diamond's Autonomous DA42 Completes Autolanding Tests 08.09.2015
Flieger Magazin Diamond DA42 landet automatisch 17.09.2015
All Things Aero Media First Diamond Aircraft "eSafe" Auto Landing 18.09.2015
Aerokurier.de Diamond DA42 landet vollautomatisch 18.09.2015
aopa.org Diamond debuts autoland system 22.09.2015
AVweb.com Diamond DA42 Autoland 23.09.2015