- Code Number:
TB-58A 55-670 Carswell AFB, Convair, B-58 Hustler, J79 turbojet, 1960, 1960s, milestone of flight
- Armament: None
Engines: Four General Electric J79-GE-5 turbojets of 15,600 lbs. thrust each with afterburner
Maximum speed: 1,325 mph
Cruising speed: 610 mph
Range: 4,400 miles maximum ferry range
Service ceiling: 64,800 feet
Span: 56 feet 10 in.
Length: 96 feet 10 in.
Height: 31 feet 5 in.
Weight: 163,000 lbs. maximum
Crew: Three (pilot, instructor pilot, observer)
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