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G650 was certified by the FAA in September 2012 and the first one was delivered to a customer in December 2012.
Company ceased flight operations “immediately” and expects to sell its Cessna Citation Sovereign “in due course.”
The aircraft with its over-the-wing engine was the winner in the aerospace category.
Region accounts for a third of all A350 orders
The nation’s air force intends to eventually replace all three of its existing combat aircraft with the Swedish jet.
China’s state-controlled aerospace industries juggle multiple development programs
The approximately $2 million ER option stretches the G650’s 7,000-nm range to 7,500 nm at a cruise speed of Mach 0.85.
Plans to become all-jet carrier by next summer
The aircraft appeared at the show in PLAAF livery, and the service is expected to be the primary customer.
Latest round of testing involves more than 25 new technologies.