American aircraft manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace (owned by General Dynamics) in November has put Europe’s first long range business jet Gulfstream G500. The customer name is not disclosed.
The program G500 was launched simultaneously with the development of the G600 in 2014, a New sun came to replace the G450, production of which was discontinued at the beginning of last year. The first G600 commissioned this summer.
Gulfstream has received type certificate from the FAA on the G500 and simultaneously certified the production of the new aircraft in mid-2018, the First aircraft of this type were delivered to the customer in September 2018 European certification the machine was held in October 2019.
Have the G500 compared to the G450 increased flight range and maximum speed. Competitors G500 considered Dassault Falcon 900LX, the Falcon 5X and Bombardier Global 5000.