Flexjet adds the Gulfstream G650 to European jet fleet

Premium private jet operator Flexjet has announced it has registered its first Gulfstream G650 in Europe.

A second G650 will be joining the fleet within the next six months. The operator has seen success of its Gulfstream G650 programme in the US and is now providing its shared ownership programme customers in Europe with the same in ultimate long-range private travel. The aircraft offers a range of nearly 11,500km and a top cruise speed of Mach 0.925.

The G650 was welcomed at Malta Airport on Friday 23 September. Since securing its Maltese Air Operator Certificate in July 2021, Flexjet has expanded its team and infrastructure in Europe, including moving its Operational Centre to new, larger offices in Malta’s Ta’Xbiex district earlier this month.

Marine Eugène, Flexjet European Managing Director said: “Our ultra-long-range programme is well-established in the US, and we are delighted to welcome our first Gulfstream G650 into our European fleet – a significant investment that is a key milestone in our ambitious expansion plans.

“With an +153% annual uplift in fleet activity so far this year, and our programmes in strong demand, this exceptional aircraft significantly enhances our world-class product offering.
“Registering our first European Gulfstream G650 in Malta demonstrates how pivotal this location is to our future growth. We have been impressed by its dynamic and professional aviation community, and growing pool of industry talent.

“As we continue to invest in our operation here, I look forward to building on our excellent relationship with Transport Malta’s Civil Aviation Directorate, who share our commitment to the highest standards of safety and compliance”.

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