GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE Gulfstream 3

Aircraft
Name: 
Gulfstream 3
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
Low wing (winglets)
Tail: 
T-tail
WTC
M
APC
C
Type Code: 
L2J
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Both sides of rear fuselage
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE C-20A Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE C-20B Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE C-20C Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE C-20D Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE C-20E Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE G-1159A Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE G-1159A Gulfstream SRA-1
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE Gulfstream SRA-1
GULFSTREAM AMERICAN G-1159A Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AMERICAN G-1159A Gulfstream SMA-3
GULFSTREAM AMERICAN Gulfstream 3
GULFSTREAM AMERICAN Gulfstream SMA-3

GLF3

Long range corporate jet. In service since 1980. Improved development of G-1159 Gulfstream 2 with a revised wing, larger wing span, stretched fuselage and winglets. Production changed to G-1159C Gulfstream 4 in 1986. Mil. types: C-20A to E.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
23.70 m
Length: 
25.30 m
Height: 
7.40 m
Powerplant: 

2 x 50.7 kN R-R Spey Mk 511-8 turbofans.

Engine Model: 
Rolls-Royce Spey
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
145 kts
Distance: 
1550 m
MTOW: 
32600 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
175 kts
ROC: 
4000 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
300 kts
ROC: 
3000
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
300 kts
ROC: 
2000 ft/min
MACH Climb
MACH: 
0.75
ROC: 
1500 ft/min
Cruise
TAS: 
450 kts
MACH: 
0.81
Ceiling: 
450
Range: 
4100 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
0.75
ROD: 
1000 ft/min
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
300 kts
ROD: 
2500 ft/min
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
180 kts
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
135 kts
Distance: 
975 m

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