A hybrid solution for maximum flexibility
The Convair 580 is a versatile aircraft that is unmatched by other twin-engine turboprops.
What sets the Convair 580 apart from the competition?
The Convair 580 can accommodate between 32 and 50 passengers in a comfortable and roomy cabin. The aircraft can also be configured as a full cargo freighter and is also capable of petroleum transport. The Convair 580s 15,000 lbs. (6,800 kg) payload along with its several cargo compartments can carry luggage, equipment or food supplies to even the most challenging destinations. The Convair 580s configuration can be modified quickly in order to accommodate passengers and/or freight.The Convair 580 provides operational flexibility for our clients as our aircraft are equipped to operate in and out of remote gravel strips, ice strips and short and narrow runways. The Convair 580 offers the reliability, flexibility, payload, speed, comfort and range that each client can depend on for their specific charter requirements.
|Registration||C-FTAP – C-GQHB – C-GRLQ – C-FHNM|
|Mixed configuration / payload||32 pax / 8 600 lbs
40 pax / 7 000 lbs
50 pax / 4 600 lbs
|Payload||5 pallets / 14 500 lbs|
|Empty weight||35 500 lbs|
|Gross weight||58 156 lbs|
|Cruise speed||328 mph / 285 tks|
|Fuel consumption||Jet –A/B (300 gal/hr)|
|Minimum runway lenght||3 500 ft|
|Forward Cargo||4′ 7.5″ x 3′ 0.5″|
|Rear Cargo||4′ 7.5″ x 2′ 6.0″|
|Belly Cargo||3′ 1.5″ x 3′ 2.0″|
|Main entrance||7′ 3.0″ x 3′ 0.5″|
(Height x Width)