Gulfstream G650 Extended RangeGulfstream G650 Extended Range. The private jet has delivered the first aircraft business of the G650 series in the Chinese market, after delivering an ER-very long range variant registered local company Minsheng Financial Leasing (MSFL).
In describing the move as "significant", president of Gulfstream Mark Burns said: "It shows the continued need for air travel business long range in China, the MSFL role has played in expanding the presence of Gulfstream in the region, and the continued good performance of G650ER ".
With a delay of two years for the ER model 7,500nm (13,400 km) -range, and G650 7,000nm-range, twin-engine family is one of the few types against the trend at the upper end of the business jet sector, where the fall in international demand has caused a decline in new orders for most models.
Gulfstream has delivered more than 160 G650ERs since it entered service in December 2012.
MSFL took delivery of its first Gulfstream guy, a G450, in June 2010. At present has a fleet of 64 aircraft to support its leasing operation in the region. It is expected that Chinese certification G650 series "soon" says Gulfstream, which enables the delivery of B-registered aircraft to begin.