Paris to New York flight for G280


Gulfstream G280 executive jet flies Paris to White Plains, New York in 7 hours 40 minutes carrying 2 pilots and 5 passengers

Gulfstream G280Gulfstream Aerospace’s super
mid-sized Gulfstream G280 recently set an unconfirmed city-pair speed record
from Paris to White Plains, New York,
making the flight in 7 hours and 40 minutes. The flight was made on May 17, 2012.

Official recognition of this
city-pair speed record by the National Aeronautic Association (NAA) is pending.

Piloting the record breaking
Gulfstream G280 were Brett Rundle, chief pilot, mid-cabin; Chip Leonard, senior
international captain, mid-cabin; and Butch Allen, senior production test
pilot. On board the aircraft were Jeanette Brewer, manager of flight crew
operations and three additional passengers.

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