Bombardierís Global 7500 business jet has flown over 8,000 nautical miles, successfully connecting
Sydney and Detroit in one non-stop flight, the longest city-pair
in business aviation history flown by a purpose-built aircraft.
With low tailwinds averaging approximately 20
knots, the Global 7500 completed the journey from Sydney, Australia to
Detroit, Michigan on 6 October 2019.
between the two cities is 8,225 nautical miles, eclipsing the
7,990 nautical mile distance between Singapore and Tucson, which
the plane flew previously.
ďSince entry-into-service, the
Global 7500 aircraft continues to go above and beyond
expectations, flying farther and farther, setting new benchmarks
for exceptional performance and comfort,Ē said Peter Likoray,
Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Marketing, Bombardier
Business Aircraft. ďItís an incomparable advantage for our
customers to know that they can travel great distances in style
and ultimate comfort thanks to Bombardierís signature smooth
The aircraftís unbeatable combination of
performance, size and comfort has been widely applauded with a
string of prestigious awards, among them Robb Reportís Business
Jet of the Year for 2019, the 2019 Aviation Week Grand Laureate
Award and a Red Dot Award for design.