Aviation of World War II
|Wing span, m||13.40|
|Wing area, m²||26.20|
|2 × PE Daimler-Benz DB 601A-1 power, hp||2 × 1175|
|Weights and loads, kg:|
|Maximum speed, km/h||605|
|Cruising speed, km/h||560|
|Rate of climb, m/min||1000|
|Service range, km||1,500|
|Service ceiling, m||10,500|
|5×20-мм cannons Mauser 151/20 и 12,7mm machine gun Breda-SAFAT|
Technical description. Ro.58 is a heavy two-seat twin-engine monoplane fighter. The fuselage is all-metal with a working duralumin skin.
The wing is all-metal, the deflecting surfaces have a metal frame with linen sheathing at the ailerons and metal at the flaps. Handley-Page slats.
The main landing gear is retracted into the engine nacelles by turning back. The tail support is swivel retractable.
The two-fin tail assembly is all-metal, the deflecting surfaces are covered with canvas.
The cockpit is glazed, the canopy opens to the side; glazed cockpit located separately from the pilot.
Standard instrumentation for determining flight parameters and engine control.
The main fuel tank is located in the fuselage, and two additional fuel tanks are located in the wing.
Daimler-Benz DB.601 engines with three-bladed Alfa Romeo propellers with variable pitch variable in flight.
The armament of the aircraft consists of three 20-mm Mauser 151/20 cannons in the nose, two 20-mm Mauser 151/20 cannons in the ventral pod and one 12.7-mm Breda-SAFAT machine gun for protection in the rear hemisphere.