CONVAIR CV-580

Aircraft
Name: 
CV-580
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, mid set
WTC
M
Type Code: 
L2T
Engine: 
Turboprop
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
(Front) Wing leading mounted
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
CANADAIR CC-109 Cosmopolitan
CANADAIR CL-66
CANADAIR Cosmopolitan
CANADAIR CV-580
CONVAIR C-131H
CONVAIR CV-580
CONVAIR CV-600
CONVAIR CV-640
KELOWNA CV-5800

CVLT

580: conversion from Convair CV-340 or CV-440 aircraft with two Allison 501 D13D/H turboprop engines in place of the piston engines, an enlarged vertical fin and modified horizontal stabilisers. The conversions were performed by Pacific Airmotive on behalf of the Allison Engine Company.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
27.97 m
Length: 
22.76 m
Height: 
8.20 m
Powerplant: 

2 x Allison 501 D13D/H turboprop engines.

Engine Model: 
Allison T56
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
1340 m
MTOW: 
26300 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
260 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
200
Range: 
1690 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
n/a
Distance: 
1300 m

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