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Gulfstream Aerospace celebrates flight test program milestone

Gulfstream Aerospace has reflected on the first ten flight tests for the Gulfstream G500 and Gulfstream G600 jets. The jets are twin-engine, with the G500 replacing the G450. The G500 has a range of 5,000 nautical miles (9,260km) at Mach 0.85, with nonstop flights connecting distant cities such as Istanbul to Cape Town, Los Angeles to London, and San Francisco to Tokyo. The G600 can fly 4,800 nautical miles (8,890km) at a high-speed cruise of Mach 0.90, and seats up to 19 passengers, with room for nine to sleep.

19th September 2017



Dassault's Falcon 5X jet takes its first flight

Fractional-share provider PlaneSense has completed a five-yearly functional test of its emergency fire extinguishing system in its 40,000ft2 hangar at its Portsmouth International Airport headquarters in New Hampshire.

29th August 2017

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Embraer’s E190 jet receives South African CAA type certification

Embraer’s E190 jet has received type certification from South Africa’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). Airlink, southern Africa’s largest privately owned regional airline, recently took delivery of its first E190 which will soon go into service.

Airlink’s E190 made its public debut in South Africa at the Adrenaline air show at Wonderboom National Airport in Pretoria, South Africa, held earlier this month.

Already a significant Embraer customer, Airlink recently decided to add a further 11 ERJ 140s to its fleet and will soon operate 30 Embraer Regional Jets of all three types – ERJ 135, ERJ 140 and the ERJ 145 – the delivery of which will be completed by mid-2018.

Reinaldo Krugner, vice president for Africa, Latin America and Portugal, Embraer Commercial Aviation, said, “This certification opens new opportunities for the aircraft, which has already attained significant success in other regions of the world.”

June 16, 2017

Written by Kirstie Pickering


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