Gulfstream is continuing to collect speed records for its G280 super midsize aircraft, adding six more to the total. In all, the G280 has established 45 speed records. The latest round involved a trip that began Feb. 19 in Dubai. The aircraft flew 3,202 nm from Dubai International Airport in the United Arab Emirates to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, Nigeria in 7 hr. and 9 min., averaging a speed of Mach 0.80. A few days later, the aircraft flew 1,567 nm, from Quatro de ...
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