GULFSTREAM G350 BUSINESS JET ENTERS SERVICE JUST TWO MONTHS AFTER ITS SISTER SHIP, THE LARGE-CABIN, LONG-RANGE G450

GULFSTREAM G350 BUSINESS JET ENTERS SERVICE JUST TWO MONTHS AFTER ITS SISTER SHIP, THE LARGE-CABIN, LONG-RANGE G450

SAVANNAH, Ga., June 30, 2005 -Gulfstream Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), delivered the first large-cabin, mid-range Gulfstream G350 business-jet aircraft to its owner today.

"Just two months ago, we delivered the first large-cabin, long-range G450 and now we’re delivering its sister ship, the G350," said Bryan Moss, president, Gulfstream. "The G350 is the perfect business jet for customers who require the same passenger capacity and high level of cabin comfort one would expect from a Gulfstream combined with a 3,800-nautical mile range."

The G350 and the G450 share the same size cabin and baggage compartment, electrical and environmental control systems, engines, aerodynamic enhancements to the exterior, new thrust reversers and the PlaneView™ cockpit.

Standard equipment on the G350, the PlaneView cockpit includes four large flight displays and Honeywell’s Primus Epic avionics system. Powered by two Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8C engines, the G350 can cruise at altitudes up to 45,000 feet, well above commercial airline traffic, and at speeds up to Mach .88.

With typical seating for 12 to 16 passengers, the G350 cabin features three temperature zones, ample light streaming through 12 heated signature oval windows and 100 percent fresh air. Compared to commercial airliners, which have cabin altitudes of 8,000 feet, the G350 makes for an even more comfortable trip with a cabin altitude of 6,000 feet when flying at its maximum altitude. As a result, G350 passengers travel in a relaxed and comfortable cabin environment that reduces the effects of travel-induced fatigue.

Additionally, G350 customers can choose optional equipment like visual guidance system (VGS), the Gulfstream Enhanced Vision System (EVS) and Satcom. The newest optional equipment available is the Gulfstream Broadband Multilink™ (BBML) system, which enables in-flight passengers to access the Internet at connection speeds as fast, if not faster than most corporate offices.

The G350, G450, G500 and G550 business jets all have the same pilot type rating as that of the Gulfstream V (GV), with minimal differences in training. Customers who own fleets with two or more of these Gulfstream aircraft will appreciate cost-savings that can be generated in terms of pilot, crew and maintenance training as well as reduced parts inventories.

The Gulfstream G350 business jet was first announced on Feb. 23, 2004. Nine months later on Nov. 1, 2004, the G350 was certified by the Federal Aviation Administration and on March 30 of this year, it received validation from the European Aviation Safety Agency.

NOTE TO EDITORS

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 1,500 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 mid-cabin, high-speed Gulfstream G100™; the wide-cabin, high-speed Gulfstream G150™; the large-cabin, mid-range Gulfstream G200™; the large-cabin, mid-range Gulfstream G350™; the large-cabin, long-range G450™; the large-cabin, ultra-long-range Gulfstream G500™ and the large-cabin, ultra-long-range Gulfstream G550™. Gulfstream also offers aircraft ownership services via Gulfstream Financial Services Division and Gulfstream Pre-Owned Aircraft Sales®. The company employs more than 7,200 people at seven major locations. We invite you to visit our Web site for more information and photos of Gulfstream aircraft at www.gulfstream.com.

General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, employs approximately 70,100 people worldwide and had 2004 revenue of $19.2 billion. The company is a market leader in mission-critical information systems and technologies; land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and business aviation. More information about the company can be found at www.generaldynamics.com

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