GULFSTREAM LAUNCHES G500 AND G600 CABIN SHOWCASEG600 Full-Scale Cabin And Flight Deck Travel Throughout U.S.
SAVANNAH, Georgia, June 22, 2016 — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced that a full-scale cabin of the Gulfstream G600 is travelling around the United States this summer to give customers an opportunity to step on board and experience firsthand the comfort, quality and craftsmanship of the G500 and G600.
“We’re bringing the G600 cabin and flight deck to our customers and potential customers so we can introduce them to the technological advances of these all-new aircraft,” said Scott Neal, senior vice president, Worldwide Sales and Marketing, Gulfstream. “As the cabin and flight deck travel around the country, our customers will get a chance to explore the benefits of these aircraft and then share their thoughts with the Gulfstream design team. We want to ensure these aircraft provide the most functional, productive and comfortable cabin in the business aviation industry, and we do that by listening to the desires and requirements of our customers.”
Gulfstream unveiled a redesigned G600 cabin at the 2015 National Business Aviation Association’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition in Las Vegas. The refinements to the cabin were the result of extensive customer feedback.
The G500 and G600 cabins are optimized for cabin comfort and productivity. Passengers can stay connected through satellite communications and high-speed internet, hold important business meetings, enjoy a meal, relax or sleep. The cabins are designed to allow passengers to feel refreshed when they arrive at their destination, with quiet cabin sound levels, 100 percent fresh cabin air, industry-leading cabin altitudes and 14 Gulfstream panoramic windows that supply an abundance of natural light.
The G500 and G600 incorporate the Gulfstream Symmetry Flight Deck™. It is the most advanced flight deck in business aviation and features active control sidesticks, integrated touchscreen controllers and next-generation enhanced vision system. Customers will be able to experience firsthand the technological advancements of the Symmetry Flight Deck™ during the U.S. tour.
The G500 and G600 cabin tour will make stops in select cities including, Chicago, Los Angeles and Dallas. For a complete list of cities, visit www.gulfstream.com/experience.
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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 2,500 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 Gulfstream G150TM, the Gulfstream G280TM, the Gulfstream G450TM, the Gulfstream G550TM, the Gulfstream G500TM, the Gulfstream G600TM, the Gulfstream G650TM and the Gulfstream G650ERTM. Gulfstream also offers aircraft ownership services via Gulfstream Pre-Owned Aircraft SalesTM. We invite you to visit our website for more information and photos at www.gulfstreamnews.com.
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