The Astra is normally configured for six passengers in a club-and-a-half arrangement, although the aircraft is certificated for up to nine passengers in addition to the two pilots. The Astra accomplished its maiden flight in March 1984 and received FAA certification in August 1985. At the NBAA convention in Atlanta in 1989, IAI announced the improved Astra SP.
The Gulfstream Astra has a range of 2,327 nautical miles. Type in your city or airport identifier for a visual representation of the NBAA IFR Range (NM) for this aircraft.