Gulfstream Aerospace

Gulfstream G500 Production Test Aircraft Makes First Flight

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced that the fifth Gulfstream G500 test aircraft has completed its first flight. The aircraft is the first production test aircraft to be outfitted with a full interior and serves as the testbed for the cabin.

Go behind the scenes and see what it takes to certify the all-new Gulfstream G500

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Symmetry Flight Deck Feedback

A consistent comment among pilots involved in Gulfstream G500 flight testing is about the aircraft’s agility. The sense of fluidity and power is attributable to the advances in the Symmetry Flight Deck, specifically the revolutionary active control sidesticks and the Intelligence-by-Wire flight system, the next generation of fly-by-wire technology.