Gulfstream Aerospace handed Middle East client another ul’tradal’nij G650. The owner of an aircraft bearing the number 9 k-GGD became the Government of Kuwait (“the State of Kuwait”), and the new business jet-the fourth in the park operator.
As of August 30, 2016 in the world operated by 192 aircraft G650/G650 ER According to Flightglobal Fleets database Analyzer, the Kuwaiti Government has a fleet of 13 aircraft, G550/G650/Airbus A319/A320/A340 in VIP configuration. In addition, in the coming months, the expected commissioning of the second flagship Boeing 747-8. At the same time from the Park displays old aircraft Gulfstream GV and A310 Airbuses, which are put on sale.
About the project the G650 was announced March 13, 2008 year, and the first flight took place on November 25, 2009 the aircraft was FAA certified September 7, 2012 year and European aviation safety agency in December 21, 2012 year.
The G650 can fly nearly the speed of sound-maximum speed is Mach 0.925. It has a range of 6000 nautical miles/kilometers 11112 in 0.90 Mach and 7000 miles/12964 km at Mach 0.85.
After the commissioning of the G650 has proved its leadership in performance, “said Scott Neal, Senior Vice President of Gulfstream on global sales and marketing. “G650 set 44 record speed as well as record speed in flight around the world. It is more cost effective than many other planes, offers customers one of the most convenient showrooms and is equipped with advanced safety features.
Currently, the G650 has the largest salon business jets and provides passengers with wider seats and a place to walk, as well as the ability to control system of entertainment, lighting and temperature using the iPhone or IPod. Large Windows and comfortable cabin pressure decrease tiredness passengers.
The cockpit is equipped with G650 PlaneView II, which includes as standard equipment enhanced vision system (EVS) of the second generation and synthetic vision system Gulfstream. The American manufacturer has become the first in the implementation of these security technologies on business jets.
The G650 is certified in 12 countries.
Russia, St-Petersburg, Efimova 3.
US, New York, Plattsburgh.