Gulfstream delivers G500 aircraft to Qatar Airways

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has announced it has made the first international deliveries of the Gulfstream G500 to Qatar Airways, the company said.

Qatar Airways received two G500 aircraft at Gulfstream´s Savannah headquarters.

The delivered aircraft will join the five Gulfstream G650ER aircraft already in service with Qatar Executive, the airline´s executive charter business.

Qatar Airways became the international launch customer for the G500 in 2014, and established an agreement for up to 30 Gulfstream aircraft, a combination of firm orders and options that includes the flagship G650ER, the G500 and its sister ship, the Gulfstream G600.

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), designs, develops, manufactures, markets, services and supports the world´s most technologically advanced business-jet aircraft.