GULFSTREAM EXPLORES SYMMETRY FLIGHT DECK DEVELOPMENT, INNOVATION IN ALL-NEW DOCUSERIESVideos Highlight Clean-Sheet Flight-Deck Design From Concept To Completion
SAVANNAH, Georgia, March 18, 2019 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today premiered the first episode of its all-new documentary, “Creating Symmetry,” a series that showcases the making of the Gulfstream Symmetry Flight DeckTM — the industry’s most technologically advanced flight deck, currently in service on the clean-sheet Gulfstream G500.
“Viewers can expect a captivating look into the extraordinary commitment and effort involved in developing a true clean-sheet design — something truly innovative,” said Jeannine Haas, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, Gulfstream. “The series features a host of past and present industry leaders, all of whom went to great lengths to revolutionize aircraft technology.”
The Symmetry Flight Deck features electronically linked active control sidesticks, the most extensive use of touch-screen technology in the industry, and Gulfstream’s third-generation Enhanced Flight Vision System. For the advanced technology introduced on its flight deck, the G500 received Aviation Week’s 2017 Technology Laureate Award, a 2019 Editor’s Choice Award from Flying magazine and Business Intelligence Group’s 2019 Innovation Award.
The series will air weekly on Gulfstream’s social media channels.
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Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), designs, develops, manufactures, markets, services and supports the world’s most technologically advanced business-jet aircraft. Gulfstream has produced more than 2,800 aircraft for customers around the world since 1958. To meet the diverse transportation needs of the future, Gulfstream offers a comprehensive fleet of aircraft, comprising the Gulfstream G280TM, the Gulfstream G550TM, the Gulfstream G500TM, the Gulfstream G600TM, the Gulfstream G650TM and the Gulfstream G650ERTM. We invite you to visit our website for more information and photos at www.gulfstreamnews.com.
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