South Africa issues type certificate for G550


South Africa joins the growing list of countries that have now certified the Gulfstream G550.

Gulfstream G550Gulfstream Aerospace has received a type certificate for the G550 executive jet from the South African Civil Aviation Authority. The approval now allows operators to register their business jet in South Africa.

“Gulfstream’s presence in Africa has grown dramatically, particularly in South Africa which accounts for 24 percent of the entire Gulfstream fleet in Africa,” said Scott Neal, senior vice president, sales and marketing, Gulfstream. “Having this certification is important to our growing customer base because it streamlines the registration process for our South African operators.”

Nearly 30 countries and regions have now issued a type certificate for the Gulfstream G550.

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