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Convair CV-240 / T-29 / C-131A specs
Last updated: 8 August 2013
Manufacturer:Convair
Country: United States of America
ICAO Type designator:CVLP
First flight:16 March 1947
Entry into service: 1948
Production ended: 1954
Production total:566
Series: C-131A: CV-240 transport model for USAF
CV-240: Initial production version
CV-300: CV-240 with two R-2800 CB-17 engines
HC-131A: C-131As for the United States Coast Guar
T-29A: CV-240 initial production version for navigator training
T-29B: Pressurised version of T-29A
T-29C: T-29B with Pratt & Whitney R-2800-29W engines
T-29D: Bombardier training version of the T-29C
VT-29A: T-29As converted for staff transport
VT-29B: T-29B converted for staff transport
VT-29C: T-29C converted for staff transport
Propulsion:2 piston engines
Maximum certificated number of passengers:40
Maximum certificated take-off mass:18956 kg
ICAO Mass group:3