Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
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Gulfstream Aerospace has completed the 100th Gulfstream G600 customer delivery. The aircraft was outfitted at the OEM's Dallas, Texas completions centre and delivered to a North America-based customer.
“The G600 continues to redefine excellence,” states company president Mark Burns. “Thanks to its highly customisable cabin, fuel-efficient design and exceptional performance capabilities, we are seeing unwavering customer demand. The 100th G600 customer delivery is a testament to that excellence and surging popularity.”
The G600 can travel 6,600 nm at Mach 0.85 or 5,600 nm km at Mach 0.90 and has proven fuel efficiency. The aircraft has set more than 35 city pair records around the world to date, including Washington, DC, to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia in 11 hours and 40 minutes; Paris to Rio de Janeiro in nine hours and 42 minutes; and London to Seattle in eight hours and 40 minutes.
The G600 is also known for its interior and seat designs, can be configured in up to four living areas and can seat up to 19 passengers. The aircraft features the Gulfstream Cabin Experience, with whisper-quiet noise levels, a low cabin altitude, 100 per cent fresh air purified by a plasma ionisation clean air system and abundant natural light from 14 Gulfstream panoramic oval windows.
The 100th G600 delivery follows the 100th delivery of its sister ship, the Gulfstream G500, which took place in the second half of 2022.