Gulfstream Announces Arrival of Two New Business Jets
Gulfstream will be adding two new business jets to its growing fleet. This month at its Savannah, GA headquarter, Gulfstream unmasked the new G500 and G600. Both jets boast 100% fresh air, room for up to 19 passengers in an extra wide cabin and touch screen flight decks. The new aircraft also feature fly-by-wire flight control and they will be the first Gulfstreams to feature active side stick controls. The new jets are expected to enter service in 2018.
Cruising Speed: Mach 0.90, the G500 & G600 will fly 3,800nm and 4,800nm
Engine: Each jet will be powered by a pair of Pratt & Whitney Canada PW800 Turbofans. Engines will have 10% more fuel-efficient than G450.
Cabin Space: The cabins will be 7 feet, 11 inches wide (which is seven inches wider than the G450’s cabin) and 6 feet, 4 inches high.
Pricing: G500 price set to $43.5 Million/ G600 price set at $54.4 Million