Gulfstream G III – Operating Costs, Specifications, and Performance Data

Compare the fixed costs, variable cost, and performance of Gulfstream G III to over 500 jets, turboprops, helicopters and piston aircraft, with accurate data from Conklin & de Decker.

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Gulfstream G III
AIRCRAFT NAME
G III
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Gulfstream
RANGE
3460 nm
SPEED
500 kts
PASSENGERS
12 people
ACQUISITION COST
$1050000
ENGINES
Rolls Royce SPEY 511-8 2
AVIONICS
Universal Avionics Glass Cockpit (Upgrade)
APU
Standard
WINGSPAN
77.8 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

The Gulfstream III is a Gulfstream II with a 3.5-foot stretch in the cabin and a new wing. This wing is over 8 feet longer and carries 4,961 pounds more fuel, increasing range by 921 nautical miles.
 
The first flight was a production standard aircraft, which flew on October 2, 1966.