Gulfstream G-280 for Sale

Gulfstream G-280 Ownership Overview

Buyers looking for a Gulfstream G-280 for sale are likely familiar with the success of the Gulfstream Heavy Jet line. This Gulfstream Supermid is powerful, upgraded, and won’t disappoint even the most loyal Gulfstream Heavy Jet customers.

Gulfstream G-280 Cabin Experience

The Gulfstream G-280 is capable of transporting 8 people and 2 crew members. This aircraft includes a luxurious lavatory at the end of its more than 65ft long fuselage, inside its more than 30ft long cabin. Seating provides travelers with ample shoulder space, and room to lay back and relax.

Total cabin space is nearly 890 cubic feet, allowing for a width of more than 7ft and a height of more than 6ft. Each passenger typically receives an impressive 75 cubic feet of space to move around in during travel. The entry door is 6ft tall, accommodating to many, and baggage has plenty of room both in internal and external compartments adding to 155 cubic feet of space.

Gulfstream G-280 Mission Profile

Customers who buy a Gulfstream G-280 are those who need to travel long hours nonstop, as for a frame of reference it can fly to any location in the United States, under any type of wind and through any season, without having to take a break, from any location in the United States. It’s meant to work hard for its passengers.

The Gulfstream G-280 is the smallest in the family of aircraft, but be that as it may, it works under tremendous stress for long periods of time for those who buy it. It has many upgrades such as its engines and improved anti-ice capabilities, which helps save on fuel and protects passengers in-flight. This aircraft is outfitted with Gulfstream’s historically plush seating, flexible to accommodate all with its available amenities.

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Gulfstream G-280 Cost to Own

Acquisition cost for the Gulfstream G-280 typically ranges from $24-$25 million, on the higher end of the range competitors such as the Legacy 500 and Challenger 350 set of $19.5-$27 million. When factoring in market depreciation, the Gulfstream G-280 will cost buyers roughly $3.7-$3.8 million a year, once again falling on the higher end of the range set by the respective competition.

Gulfstream G-280 Operating Cost

Gulfstream G-280 direct operating cost is typically $3,000 an hour, more than $100-$200 less than that of the Challenger 350 and Legacy 500, respectively.

Annual fixed cost for the Gulfstream G-280 is in the middle of the two rivals at $877,000-$880,000, where the Legacy 500 is around $868,000-$870,000 and the Challenger 350 is around $885,000-$887,000.

Gulfstream G-280 Performance Overview

The Gulfstream G-280 is a bestseller for a reason- the aircraft is fast, efficient, and has an extremely long endurance. It provides passengers with the quality and luxury Gulfstream is known for, while stopping at nothing to get travelers to their destinations. Those looking into aircraft for sale won’t want to miss out on what the Gulfstream G-280 has to offer.

Gulfstream G-280 Engines

The Gulfstream G-280 is equipped with two Honeywell HTF7250G engines with standard thrust reversers and nearly 7,450lbs of thrust. The Gulfstream G-280 has a max cruise speed of more than 480kts, faster than both the Legacy 500 and Challenger 350 by roughly 10kts.

The aircraft can land and takeoff in the following field lengths:

  • FAR-91: 2,420ft
  • FAR-135: 3,025ft
  • FAR-121: 4,033ft

Gulfstream G-280 Payload

Max payload for the Gulfstream G-280 is between 4,000lbs-5,000lbs, and it has the capability to transport that capacity more than 2,650nm. The Legacy 500 falls short in weight by nearly half, and can fly around 200nm further, while the Challenger 350 carries less weight as well, around 3,400lbs, and can transport that weight just under 3,000nm.

Gulfstream G-280 Range

At long-range cruise, the Gulfstream G-280 has a range of 3,400nm with a typical passenger load, further than both rival jets.

Gulfstream G-280 Specifications

Gulfstream G-280 General Info
Aircraft Class Super Midsize Jet
Aircraft Manufacturer Gulfstream Aerospace
Aircraft Year of Manufacture 2012 - Present
Gulfstream G-280 Financial Data
Acquisition Cost $22,050,000 - $26,950,000
Variable Cost $2,687 - $3,284/hr
Annual Cost $1,885,655 - $2,304,689
Fixed Cost $87,727 - $789,540
Market Depreciation $1,700,000
Retail Charter Rate $4,100/hr
Average Charter Net $1,665/hr
Gulfstream G-280 Performance Data
Fuel Burn 300 gal/hr
Max Cruise 480 kts
135 Landing 3,813 ft
135 Takeoff 3,813 ft
91 Landing 2,720 ft
91 Takeoff 2,720 ft
121 Landing 5,083 ft
121 Takeoff 5,083 ft
Max Payload 4,050 lbs
Basic Operating Weight 24,150 lbs
Max Takeoff Weight 39,600 lbs
Gulfstream G-280 Cabin Details
Cabin Dimensions 25'1" x 8'2" x 6'3"
Cabin Volume 1280
Seat Count 8-10