Gulfstream G650 Nominated for 2012 Collier Trophy

 - February 7, 2013, 3:20 PM

The Gulfstream G650 was nominated this week for the National Aeronautic Association’s 2012 Robert J. Collier Trophy, which is awarded annually “for the greatest achievement in aeronautics or astronautics in America.” If it wins, this will be the second such award for Gulfstream, which received the 2003 Collier Trophy for developing the G550. Other nominees for the award include the Lockheed Martin unmanned cargo helicopter, MC-12 Project Liberty King Air and Felix Baumgartner and the Red Bull Stratos team. The winner will be announced on March 12.