Gulfstream flies G800 to EBACE with SAF
Gulfstream has flown its new ultra long-range G800 to for EBACE 2023 for the first time. The test aircraft flew from Savannah to Geneva on a blend of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF).
“By flying the G800 test aircraft to EBACE2023 this year, we are demonstrating the maturity of this program,”said Mark Burns, president, Gulfstream. “The G800 presents a compelling combination of high-speed aerodynamics and fuel-efficient engines to decrease emissions and save flying time for our customers. Equipped with our latest advancements in technology and innovation, the G800 adds the industry’s longest range to our aircraft portfolio.”
SAF has been used for all of the aircraft’s flight testing.