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FSX Northwest Convair 580

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A repaint of the Cal Classic Convair 580 in Northwest livery. Textures only, base model must be downloaded from the Cal Classic website. By Bill Howland.

Screenshot of Northwest Convair 580 on the ground (left side).

Screenshot of Northwest Convair 580 on the ground (left side).

Test with FSX only.

To install, add to cfg:

title=Convair CV-580 Northwest Airlines N7528U
description=Pacific Airmotive CV340/440 conversion with powerful turboprop engines requiring enlarged tail. Max weight up from 47,000lbs to 53,200lbs and later 54,600lbs. Additional fuel tankage (total 2,880 US gallons) optional and then certificated at 58,140lbs. Max Landing 52,000lbs for all.

Bill Howland

Screenshot of Northwest Convair 580 on the ground (right side).

Screenshot of Northwest Convair 580 on the ground (right side).



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Filename/Directory File Date File Size
Northwest N7528U - Right.jpg08.09.10601.96 kB
Readme.txt08.09.101.24 kB
cv580cockpit.bmp06.01.091.00 MB
cv580left_L.bmp07.22.101.00 MB
cv580left_t.bmp08.09.104.00 MB
cv580right_L.bmp07.22.101.00 MB
cv580right_t.bmp08.09.104.00 MB
cv580wing_L.bmp08.06.05256.07 kB
cv580wing_t.bmp08.08.104.00 MB
Glass.bmp09.05.034.07 kB
Metallic_L.bmp12.13.0564.07 kB
Metallic_T.bmp09.30.0664.07 kB
pan1_L.bmp06.03.091.00 MB
pan2_L.bmp06.03.091.00 MB
spin_prop.bmp08.06.0564.07 kB
thumbnail.jpg08.09.1019.94 kB
Thumbs.db08.07.054.50 kB
virtual cockpit 1.bmp06.03.091.00 MB
virtual cockpit 2.bmp05.17.091.33 MB
FILE_ID.DIZ08.09.10189 B
Northwest N7528U - Left.jpg08.09.10583.59 kB
flyawaysimulation.txt10.29.13959 B
Go to Fly Away Simulation.url01.22.1652 B


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