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737-BBJ Sets Speed Record, LAX-AKL In 13 Hrs

Mon Sep 17, 2012 6:47 pm

Boeing Business Jets set a new world record for "Speed Over a Recognized Course" when a BBJ flew non-stop from Los Angeles to Auckland, New Zealand for installation of its VIP interiors. The BBJ, a 737-700 made the 5,658 nautical mile (10,479 km) trip in 13 hours, 7 minutes

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/boe...ng-trans-pacific-flight-2012-09-17

I wonder if Gulfstream will do something about that with the G-650?

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