Top News on Gulfstream G550

  • Extended service: top 10 long-range business jets


    ​The news this week that Pratt & Whitney Canada has ​received certification for the engines that will power Gulfstream’s new G500 and G600 business jets has naturally turned attention to the long-range, large-cabin market sector those two aircraft will be contesting.


  • Other News for Gulfstream G550

  • USAF wants small, fully integrated JSTARS replacement


    ​The US air force will consider both US and international airframers to replace the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet,...


  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky


    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based...


  • Extended service: top 10 long-range business jets


    ​The news this week that Pratt & Whitney Canada has ​received certification for the engines that will power...


  • News Listings for Gulfstream G550

  • Simulator industry gets in training for aircraft ramp-up

    News | 22 May 2015 14:59

    ​Given the unprecedented wave of airliner orders of recent years, strong demand for simulators is unsurprising. CAE, which claims the top slot in civil simulation equipment sales, ended its financial year on 31 March having sold 41 full-flight simulators (FFS), the second-highest total ever, after 2013-14’s record 48. (The latest year’s number did not include a further 11 deployed to CAE’s own training centres.)http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Simulator-industry-gets-in-training-for-aircraft-ramp-up-412420/
  • ANALYSIS: Has the bubble burst for China's business aviation sector?

    News | 14 Apr 2015 13:45 | Greg Waldron

    ​China’s business aircraft market grows up China is still an immense private jet market, but a glut of new aircraft and a changing political and economic outlook are weighing on private jet sales.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Has-the-bubble-burst-for-Chinas-business-aviation-sector-410136/
  • ​ABACE: Gulfstream, Bombardier still top private jets in Asia

    News | 14 Apr 2015 00:01 | Greg Waldron

    A report published by aviation consulting firm Asian Sky Group (ASG) says that the number of business jets in the Asia Pacific grew 15% to 647 aircraft in 2014, but that 2015 will be a tough year for the region’s biggest market, China.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ABACE-Gulfstream-Bombardier-still-top-private-jets-in-Asia-411046/
  • USAF wants small, fully integrated JSTARS replacement

    News | 10 Mar 2015 16:44 | Dan Parsons

    ​The US air force will consider both US and international airframers to replace the Northrop Grumman E-8C JSTARS fleet, according to documents released on 5 March. The service also has confirmed its preference for a smaller aircraft than the Boeing 707-based E-8C.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/USAF-wants-small-fully-integrated-JSTARS-replacement-409979/
  • Airborne early wonders: our Top 10 eyes in the sky

    News | 27 Feb 2015 15:05 | Craig Hoyle

    In the week that Royal Australian Air Force officials hailed the performance of the service’s Boeing 737-based Wedgetail aircraft over Iraq – and as the UK draws closer to announcing a successor to its Westland Sea King 7 capability – our Top 10 looks at some of the unusual and rare types delivering the airborne early warning and control mission around the globe. Our listing is derived from data on in-service and on-order aircraft contained within Flightglobal’s Ascend Fleets and MiliCAS databases.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airborne-early-wonders-our-Top-10-eyes-in-the-sky-409546/
  • Extended service: top 10 long-range business jets

    News | 20 Feb 2015 16:48 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The news this week that Pratt & Whitney Canada has ​received certification for the engines that will power Gulfstream’s new G500 and G600 business jets has naturally turned attention to the long-range, large-cabin market sector those two aircraft will be contesting.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Extended-service-top-10-long-range-business-jets-409277/