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Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model
Gulfstream Astra Jet
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Quick Statistics: Body Length - 17.00 in.[43.20 cm.] • Span - 16.70 in.[42.40 cm.] • Height - 5.60 in.[14.20 cm.]
Scale - 1:39
Era: Recent • Company: Gulfstream
Related Link: Gulfstream Website
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Production approximately 8-10 weeks from date of order confirmation
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Model Specific Information

The Gulfstream above is also available from ModelBuffs in any major airline colors at no extra cost. Just specify in the ├»┬┐┬ŻRemarks/Suggestions├»┬┐┬Ż box when ordering the ├»┬┐┬ŻStandard Model ├»┬┐┬Żwhich airline colors you require. If you require a fully customized model including the base please select the ├»┬┐┬ŻCustomized├»┬┐┬Ż option upon checkout and give full details on the accompanying form. Delivery for standard and customizable models 2-3 weeks.



Astra was the brand name of an Israel Aircraft Industries-manufactured twin-engine business jet, now produced for Gulfstream Aerospace as the Gulfstream G100 and G150, based on the Astra SPX variant.

Astra evolved from the Rockwell Jet Commander aircraft, for which IAI had purchased the manufacturing license in 1968, and the IAI Westwind. Astra later evolved into the IAI Galaxy business jet during the 1990s.

Work on an improved Westwind began in the early 1980s, with the first prototype flight on March 19, 1984. The first production Astra flew in March 1985, FAA certification came in August 1985 and customer deliveries started in 1986.

The original 1125 Astra was replaced in by the Astra SP, announced in 1989 of which 37 were built. The third variant, Astra SPX, flew in August 1994. This variant was renamed G100 from September 2002 following Gulfstream├»┬┐┬Żs acquisition of Galaxy Aerospace, which held the Astra certifications, in May 2001. IAI builds G100s in Israel and then flies the completed airframes the United states for interior outfitting.

In September 2002 Gulfstream announced the improved G150, based on the G100. This new variant was due in 2005.Two Astra SPXs have been delivered to the US Air National Guard as C-38As for transport and medevac tasks.



Specifications (SPX)



Wingspan: 16.64 m

Length: 16.96 m

Height: 5.54 m

weight: 11,179 kg

Range: 5465/6034 km (IFR/VFR)

Speed: 867 km

Ceiling: 13,716 m

Fuel capacity: 4247 kg

Payload: 1,496/4,247 kg (normal/max)

Price: US$ 11,750,000

Engine: 2 x Allied Signal TFE731-40R-200G Turbofan
 

General Product Information

Our Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model scale model aircraft exhibits unique, unrivaled quality and detailed design to come as close as possible to the accuracy of the actual plane. It comes standard with a robust , durable base or stand which is available in a variety of different finishes designed to match your own personal requirements including solid wood, wood with polished chrome steel supports or adjustable wood wall mount and will be ready within about 8-10 weeks from placement of order.

The Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model model airplane is made of the finest kiln dried renewable mahogany wood (commonly known as Lauan or Meranti) which has undergone many stages of carving and meticulous and careful sanding giving the beautiful finished museum quality masterpiece. Many collectors and model connoisseurs demonstrate their preference for genuine handmade and hand painted mahogany wood models rather than plastic, resin or die cast (diecast) alternatives due to the overall look and totally different feel of the item - we trust you will find the same. Our craftsmen and gifted artisans ensure that our finely handcrafted model airplanes match the precise blueprint details of the original aircraft. The Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model model aircrafts paint scheme, markings and parts are closely matched, reflecting the original Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model . This top-quality Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model replica will surely enthral anyone who receives this stylish desktop display as a gift. This Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model model plane is for sure one of the most appropriate and desirably collectable gifts for every aviation enthusiast and avid aircraft collector whilst also displaying a perfect resemblance to the actual Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model.

If you require we can also make the Gulfstream G100 Astra Jet Model in any other airline or private livery (or colour scheme) you require and if necesary in a different size or scale. Just email us a description or photographs with colours and we will let you have a quotation for the necessary customisation.

We can also make bespoke scale replicas of any other private / civil commercial airliner or airliners, helicopter, glider, gliders with engines, military jet, warplane jets, propeller warplanes, biplane, triplane, tail fin, spacecraft, rocket or NASA model you require in any airline, military or civilian livery or colors. We also produce model airship, blimp, dirigible, blimps, boat,and ship collectibles. Wall plaque or seal for military, government or private customers. Wholesale and retail and general customization inquiries welcome.

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