B-58 Hustler
 
 

The worlds first delta-winged, four-engined, supersonic bomber.


NOW FEATURING 3D NAVIGATOR’S COCKPIT




Check out the ‘mission gallery’ with examples of navigation, instrumentation and flying characteristics.

 

Convair

FEATURES

Download FREE from X-Plane.org.

X-Plane 9.41 version now available includes better autostability and autopilot finctions (accessible from the navigators station). Also now has a round CG indicator as it should.
No fewer than 38 animations controlling the landing gear objects make the complex landing gear retract and extend correctly.
Cockpit object for 3D interior with natural perspective.
3D instrumentation.
3D NAVIGATORS COCKPIT - translate aft from the 3D pilot’s cockpit. Fully functional map and navigators instruments and readouts, matching those of the real B-58 Hustler. 
Opening and individually illuminated in-flight refueling receptacle.
Animated engine pods - nozzles expand and contract with power setting (open at low power without afterburner, closed at high power without afterburner and open again with full afterburner); engine spikes translate forward with Mach number; rotating fan blades when engine running. Fan rotation varies when rpm is changed.
Opening cockpit hatches with detailed interiors. Hatches individually controlled in XP920. Encapsulating ejection seats encase the three flight crew.
Opening parachute bay doors with parachute extension.
Full complement of weapons - MB-1 single pod, BLU2-B1 and BLU2-B2 two component pod, four MK43 bombs and 20mm cannon.
Accurate flight model based on real flight manual data. 
Accurate reproduction of instrument panel including several custom instruments unique to the B-58.
Airfoils based on originals developed using DesignFoil software (in collaboration with Brian Moeller).
Night (LIT) textures. 

The Convair B-58 Hustler, the world's first supersonic nuclear bomber. Using information from the real flight manual and on-line sources, this x-plane B-58 has been developed to be as detailed and as accurate as it can be.
Accurate flight model based on real flight manual data.
Includes detailed manual for instruments plus text file for checklist use with weights and speeds.
http://forums.x-plane.org/index.php?/files/file/29132-convair-b-58-hustler-by-gary-hunter/shapeimage_4_link_0









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