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Gulfstream G700 Surpassed 50 City-Pair Speed Records

Gulfstream take advantage of the G700 ferry flight to Singapore Airshow to achieve the G700 50th speed record on the first flight leg connecting Los Angeles to Nice, France, followed by its 51st speed record from Nice to Singapore. The two carbon-neutral ferry flight legs were flown at an average speed of Mach 0.90.
Gulfstream take advantage of the G700 ferry flight to Singapore Airshow to achieve the G700 50th speed record on the first flight leg connecting Los Angeles to Nice, France, followed by its 51st speed record from Nice to Singapore. The two carbon-neutral ferry flight legs were flown at an average speed of Mach 0.90.

On its first flight leg to the 2024 edition of Singapore Airshow, the G700 achieved its 50th speed record on a carbon-neutral flight connecting Los Angeles to Nice, France, traveling 5,197 nautical miles/9,625 kilometers in 10 hours and 13 minutes at an average speed of Mach 0.90. The G700 adds its 51st speed record on the following leg — also a carbon-neutral flight — from Nice to Singapore, making the 5,754 nm/ 10,656 km trip in just 11 hours and 30 minutes at an average speed of Mach 0.90.

The latest record-breaking flights are a fast follow to a city-pair record set by the award-winning G700 on a trip from Tokyo to Savannah in December 2023. The new ultralarge-cabin aircraft made the 6,365- nm/11,788-km journey in 10 hours and 53 minutes at an average speed of Mach 0.91.

“These latest records once again prove that the G700 can help our customers reach their destinations faster,” said Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream. “We are excited to return to the Singapore Airshow as we continue to see impressive business growth in the Asia-Pacific region. Demand for Gulfstream’s high- performance capabilities has never been greater, and we look forward to showcasing our next- generation aircraft, which lead the industry in innovation, performance and cabin comfort.” 

On September 2023, Gulfstream updated The G700 performance figures pushing the maximum operating speed to Mach 0.935, giving it the highest speed in the Gulfstream fleet. The range was also increased to 6,650 nm/12,316 km at Mach 0.90 high cruise speed.

The ultralong-range G700 will make its Singapore Airshow debut alongside the G600 on February 20-25.