Gulfstream Brazil gains FAA Part 145 approval


Gulfstream Brazil hangar at night

Gulfstream Brazil based in Sorocaba has gained FAA Part 145 authorisation, which allows the facility to perform maintenance on most US-registered Gulfstream business jets.

Mark Burns, president of Gulfstream product support, says: “Many of our US-based customers travel to Brazil to conduct business. We are pleased to add to our service capabilities to meet their needs.”

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The FAA approval covers the following Gulfstream aircraft: GV series, including G550; GIV series, including G450; G200, G150, G100 and GIII.

Approval for the G650 and G280 is expected later in 2015.

Gulfstream Brazil is located at Bertram Luiz Leupolz Airport about 56 miles/90 kilometers from downtown São Paulo.