Gulfstream Completes G500 Ultimate Load Testing

Credit: G500: Gulfstream
Gulfstream Aerospace has completed ultimate load testing for the new Gulfstream G500 to validate the business jet’s structural integrity. Ultimate load represents 150% of the limit load and is equivalent to a 1.5 safety factor specified by the FAA and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). The...
Molly McMillin

Molly McMillin, a 25-year aviation journalist, is managing editor of business aviation for the Aviation Week Network and editor-in-chief of The Weekly of Business Aviation, an Aviation Week market intelligence report.

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