“This was a super-secret project… no one’s ever done anything like this before.” An inside look at the early stages of creating the world’s most technologically advanced flight deck.
“Creating Symmetry,” a series that showcases the making of the Gulfstream Symmetry Flight DeckTM — the industry’s most technologically advanced flight deck, currently in service on the clean-sheet Gulfstream G500.
“Viewers can expect a captivating look into the extraordinary commitment and effort involved in developing a true clean-sheet design — something truly innovative,” said Jeannine Haas, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, Gulfstream. “The series features a host of past and present industry leaders, all of whom went to great lengths to revolutionize aircraft technology.”
The Symmetry Flight Deck features electronically linked active control sidesticks, the most extensive use of touch-screen technology in the industry, and Gulfstream’s third-generation Enhanced Flight Vision System. For the advanced technology introduced on its flight deck, the G500 received Aviation Week’s 2017 Technology Laureate Award, a 2019 Editor’s Choice Award from Flying magazine and Business Intelligence Group’s 2019 Innovation Award.