Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 9:59 EDT

Latest Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. Stories

2013-12-06 16:20:43

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) today announced that Robert E. Smith has been appointed as president of Jet Aviation, a wholly owned subsidiary, reporting to Joseph T. Lombardo, executive vice president of the company's Aerospace group. Smith succeeds Daniel G. Clare, who has been appointed chief financial officer of Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., also a subsidiary. The appointments are effective January 1, 2014. Smith has been the vice...

2013-11-18 12:21:19

FALLS CHURCH, Va., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has elected Jason W. Aiken to be senior vice president and chief financial officer of the corporation, effective Jan. 1, 2014, to succeed L. Hugh Redd II, who has informed the company of his intention to retire. Aiken is the senior vice president and chief financial officer of Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics. In announcing the board's...

2013-10-02 16:21:53

SAVANNAH, Ga., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ocean Exchange is pleased to introduce the two winners of the Ocean Exchange 2013 awards. Each award includes a $100,000 prize from worldwide sponsors Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. and Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131002/CL91134) This year's $100,000 Gulfstream Navigator Award 2013 was given to WITT Energy Harvesting Transmission Collecting Power from All Sea Motion by WITT Limited:...

2012-12-20 12:21:04

SAVANNAH, Ga., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today delivered its first fully outfitted ultra-large-cabin, ultra-long-range Gulfstream G650 aircraft. The first aircraft was delivered to a U.S. customer. Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE:GD). "We're extremely proud of this aircraft and the work that's been done by the G650 design, build and supplier teams," said Larry Flynn, president, Gulfstream. "The...

2012-11-14 12:20:15

SAVANNAH, Ga., Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced today that it has delivered its first super mid-sized G280 aircraft. The fully outfitted business jet went to a U.S.-based manufacturer with a worldwide presence spanning 190 countries. The best-in-class G280 aircraft earned type certificates from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the Civil Aviation Authority of Israel on Aug. 30. "Gulfstream is excited to deliver this aircraft to a dedicated...

2012-09-07 10:20:16

SAVANNAH, Ga., Sept. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.'s ultra-large-cabin, ultra-long-range Gulfstream G650 business-jet aircraft received a type certificate today from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The certification verifies the airworthiness of the aircraft's design. Gulfstream expects to deliver the first fully outfitted G650 business jets to customers before year-end. The company has received more than 200 orders for the aircraft. "The G650 is a...

2012-09-04 02:20:36

SAVANNAH, Ga., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp.'s best-in-class G280 aircraft has earned type certificates from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Civil Aviation Authority of Israel (CAAI). The certificates verify the airworthiness of the aircraft's design and are among the final steps required before Gulfstream delivers the first fully outfitted G280 to a customer. The G280, a joint effort between Gulfstream and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI),...

2011-11-18 14:10:00

SAVANNAH, Ga., Nov. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. announced today that the Gulfstream G650 has received its provisional type certificate (PTC) from the Federal Aviation Administration. This clears the way for the company to begin interior completions of the ultra-large-cabin, ultra-long-range business jet in preparation for customer deliveries in the second quarter of 2012, as originally planned. "We are pursuing a two-step certification approach to keep us...

2011-05-28 12:30:00

SAVANNAH, Ga., May 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has resumed the G650 flight-test program, following a temporary suspension of flying after an April 2 accident. The first flight since the accident took place May 28, with Serial Number 6001 flying for 1 hour and 39 minutes. The crew included senior experimental test pilots Jake Howard and Tom Horne and Flight Test Engineer Bill Osborne. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110528/PH10578 ) "We have conducted...

2011-04-03 16:47:00

SAVANNAH, Ga., April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today identified the four employees killed in the crash of a Gulfstream G650 during flight testing in Roswell, N.M. Experimental test pilots Kent Crenshaw and Vivan Ragusa and technical specialists David McCollum and Reece Ollenburg died in the April 2 accident. All four were residents of Savannah. "We mourn the loss of our colleagues and friends and extend our deepest sympathies to their families," said Joe...