Category Archive — Corporate Aircraft
Gulfstream G650 flight-test program resumed flying on May 28, 2011. Gulfstream Aerospace anticipates certification later this year with entry into service in 2012.
DATE: May 27, 2011 AD #: 2011-12-51 Emergency airworthiness directive (AD) 2011-12-51 is sent to owners and operators of Dassault Aviation Model FALCON 7X airplanes. BackgroundThe European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), which is the Technical Agent for the Member States of the European Community, has issued Emergency Airworthiness Directive 2011-0102-E, dated May 26, 2011 (referred [...]
FAA Safety Management System SMS
A Message from Gulfstream President Joe LombardoGulfstream: G650 Crash Update: By now I expect you have heard that one of our G650 flight test aircraft crashed on April 2nd during takeoff performance testing at the Roswell, New Mexico, airport. I am deeply saddened to report to you that four of our esteemed colleagues, two flight [...]
Video of G650 Accident