There is nothing quite good as flying in a private jet when it comes to flying thousands of feet in the air. Also, when talking about flying in private jet, the experience is still not the same for all of them, some still cut above others. In addition, private jet users often value three primary things, which are; comfort, convenience, and time. As a result, it is of importance to find out the aircraft that provide luxury together with speed to give an exclusive experience for travellers.
Therefore, for those who wish to shell out some substantial amount of money to either buy a private jet of their own, or on the other hand to book a luxurious jet and fly privately (because some customers like been properly taken care of when flying), then this article is an eye opening to know which one to go for. Years down the line, luxury air travel had moved to the next level with its state-of-the-art ultra-long-range executive jet (the aircraft with a range between 6,000 and 6,500 nautical miles, and those that can even go farther), while those willing to turn commercial airliners into a flying masterpiece have also done the same. Below are some of the collections of the most luxurious private jet in the world. Though, this list is subject to change because Elon Musk (the CEO of SpaceX) may choose to surprise us some day with a pimped-out SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule mounted on the top of a Falcon Heavy rocket. More so, a company like Zunum Aero could give us an electric private jet. But for the moment, here is the list at hand.
1. Boeing BBJ 777X
This newly launched Jet (Boeing BBJ 777X) is able to fly farther than any business jet ever built, and could successfully fly beyond a halfway across the world without having to stop. It came in two different models namely, the BBJ 777-8 and BBJ 777-9. The BBJ 777-8 cost the sum of $444 million dollars (USD) and offers the longest range of 11,645 nautical miles (a British unit of length equivalent to 1,853.18 meters or 6,082 feet) together with a spacious cabin of 3,256. The jet has large windows, an electronically adjustable tint, and multiple dining options together with a suite to relaxation and rejuvenation purpose. Due to its advanced technology, passengers are able to experience a more comfortable and quiet flight.
2. Airbus ACJ319Neo
This jet is the business version of the Airbus A319neo airliner with a range of 6.750 miles, being the widest and tallest cabin compared to any other business jet. Before diving much into its specifications, this Airbus ACJ319Neo cost a sum of $101.5 million dollars (USD). Its Infinito cabin was uniquely designed coupled with the Italian Hypercar Atelier pagani Automobili, to have over 15 hours of non-stop flight. The interiors of this jet (ACJ319Neo) can be customized to give passengers the unlimited possibilities to have a unique space.
3. Bombardier Global 7000
This jet goes for a sum of $73 million dollars (USD), and at present, it’s the world’s largest and longest ranged business jet of about 7,700 nautical miles and 19 seating. This jet features 4 true living spaces, a revolutionary deep recline of the Nuage seats with a full-size kitchen coupled with a dedicated crew suite. Further specification of this jet includes an array of floor plans with furnishing options, nice touch cabin management system designed specifically for the Global 7500 aircraft. This jet makes use of precision engineering that enables stability and a top speed of Mach 0.925, a lounge in the club suite together with a dining in the conference suite. Movies can be watched in the entertainment suite and one can relax in the private suite.
4. Gulfstream G650ER
The Gulfstream G650ER is the flagship from Gulfstream worth $66.5 million dollars (USD) with a range of more than 7,500 miles and a maximum speed of Mach 0.925. Putting together the jet’s form and function, its custom cabin can be controlled with the use of a smart phone app while being stocked with rich leathers, stylish stonework, and fine wood veneers. It has 19 seating and 8 sleeping zones in which its cabin is been replenished with 100 percent fresh air every two minutes. Its standard feature includes porcelain dinnerware, HD video equipment, convection oven, etc. The Gulfstream Cabin Management System (GCMS) often use their smart devices to provide a room for passengers to ensure control of the temperature, window, lighting, and shades together with the entertainment devices.
5. Embraer Lineage 1000E
This Embraer Lineage 1000E is worth the sum of $53 million dollars (USD) and it entails five luxurious cabin zones making room for a fine dining, entertainment, work or peaceful rest. This jet is a variant of the Embraer 190 regional jet airliner with a range of 4,600 nautical miles and max operating Mach of 0.82. This ultra-large business jet has a comfortable seating of up to 19 zones and can be configured with a master bedroom and a walk-in shower. In fact, according to the Embraer’s design chief, Jay Beeve, it can be tricked out to your own specifications. With this excellent materials and high-tech qualities, the Embraer Lineage 1000E makes it possible for travellers to navigate restrictive airports in popular destinations.
6. Gulfstream G500
Gulfstream G500 is worth the sum of $44 million dollars (USD). It has a powerful Pratt and Whitney Canada engines which makes it possible to cover a range of 5,200 nautical miles at Mach 0.85 and 0.925 (Maximum). With a typical passenger outfitting that is up to 18 and eight sleeping zones. It can travel from Los Angeles to London, Istanbul to Cape Town, South Africa and San Francisco to Tokyo in style. It’s also optimized for a stylish performance from its 14 large panoramic windows to its handmade carpets of silk or cashmere. Part of this jet’s notable features is that it’s associated with high-speed Internet that is 30 times as fast as that of its current competitors.
7. Embraer Legacy 500
This luxurious jet is worth the sum of $20 million (USD) with a six-foot stand-up cabin (the only one in its class) and a flat floor together with a fully equipped gallery. It offers a premium performance for up to 12 passengers. Taking into consideration the futuristic flight deck and the elegant seating that converts into fully flat berths, the jet could redefine business aviation with the lowest cabin altitude of any mid-cabin aircraft. More so, it has a range of 3,125 nautical miles and high-speed cruise of Mach 0.82 with a modern design and