Passing of Chuck Yeager

Aviation legend Chuck Yeager, who in 1947 became the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound in level flight, passed away on December 7 2020, aged 97. On October 14, 1947, while piloting a Bell X-1, then Captain Yeager reached speeds greater than those...

Gulfstream Introduces Another G700 Test Aircraft

With five G700 ultra-long-range jets now in the flight test program, Gulfstream Aerospace has wrapped up many of the tests required for certification of its new $75 million flagship as the company proceeds toward service entry in 2022. The fifth G700 test aircraft...