Gulfstream Aerospace GIV

The Air Corps currently operates one Gulfstream IV. This aircraft entered service in 1991 and operates seven days a week usually in the Ministerial Air Transport role.

The Gulfstream IV offers an intercontinental transport capability to the state having circulated the globe on various missions throughout its service with the Air Corps. Operation of this aircraft allows flexibility in both time and destination not afforded by scheduled airlines.

Roles

  • Presidential & Ministerial Transport
  • VIP & Military Transport
Gulfstream IV Statistics

Aircraft Type

Gulfstream Aerospace Gulfstream IV

Role(s)

Presidential, Ministerial, VIP and Military Transport

Crew

2 Pilots, 1 Engineer, 1 Flight Attendant and up to 14 Passengers

Powerplant

2 x Rolls Royce Tay Mk 611-8 turbofans

Wing Span

23.72 metres (77 feet 10 inches)

Height

7.57 metres (24 feet 10 inches)

Length

26.92 metres (88 feet 4 inches)

Armament

Not Applicable

Entered Service

1991

Gulfstream IV Performance

Max T/O Weight

33,869 kilogrammes. (74,600 pounds)

Service Ceiling

45,000 feet

Cruise Speed

Mach 0.80

Maximum Speed

Mach 0.88

Endurance

8 hours 45 minutes (Plus reserves)

Range

3,800 nautical miles

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