Gulfstream 2002 results decline
Deliveries of and orders for Gulfstream business jets declined in 2002 compared with 2001. According to figures released by parent firm General Dynamics, Gulfstream delivered 61 GIV-SPs and GVs last year versus 71 in 2001. Deliveries of G100s and G200s totaled 24 last year, down six from the 30 shipped in 2001. The company also said it logged orders for 133 aircraft last year–62 of the two larger Gulfstreams and 71 of the two smaller jets, bringing the backlog to $4.5 billion.