The Gulfstream III is an updated model of the Gulfstream II and even shares the same production number. It was developed in the late 70′s and was first delivered in the early 1980′s. Its increased the wing span and surface area compared to the G-II and allowed for bigger fuel tanks, giving it greater range. The G-III also has added winglets to reduce drag. It is recognizable by its low/swept wing and its swept T-tail with swept horizontal stabilizer. It has two rear fuselage mounted engines and 5 large circular passenger windows on each side. It can seat up to 16 passengers and is piloted by a 2 man crew. The Gulfstream III cruises at speeds up to 500 knots and has a range of 4,100 nautical miles.
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