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

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

Summary

FULL AIRCRAFT NAME
Gulfstream G IV
AIRCRAFT NAME
G IV
AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURER
Gulfstream
RANGE
3800 nm
SPEED
500 kts
PASSENGERS
13 people
ACQUISITION COST
$2800000
ENGINES
Rolls Royce TAY 611-8 2
AVIONICS
Honeywell SPZ 8000
APU
Standard
WINGSPAN
77.8 ft
IFR CERTIFIED
Yes

Aircraft History

Work on the Gulfstream GIV began in 1983. The Gulfstream GIV made its first flight in 1985 and entered service in 1987. The biggest differences from the GIII are FAR 36 Stage 3 compliant Rolls-Royce Tay 611-8 engines, a 4-foot-longer cabin, and 340 nautical miles extra range.