It can be challenging to choose the right private jet that perfectly matches your needs and budget. Whether you are planning to buy your own business jet or you wish to charter a private jet it is best to know which type will suit your needs and preferences better so you can have a comfortable and enjoyable trip.
In this article, we will explore the 5 most popular private jets in the world to help you decide the best private jet aircraft for you.
The Gulfstream G550 private jet aircraft is produced by General Dynamics Gulfstream Aerospace unit, located in Savannah, Georgia. It is the company’s second-largest business jet, after the G650. Beginning production in 2003, Gulfstream has built 580+ aircraft as of June 2019.
The aircraft is a reliable balance of performance and tactical adaptability with its large versatile cabin and award-winning technology. It is an ideal companion for challenging missions. This aircraft can impress on the technical side of things. It can travel over 12, 000 kilometers without refueling which amounts to a range of 12 non-stop hours of flight. The aircraft delivers superior reliability without sacrificing productivity and comfort being the perfect combination of range, speed, and operating costs.
It comprises of spacious luxury interior designed to an impeccable standard allowing passengers to enjoy more space, comfort, and class. The aircraft offers a quiet functional space to work and relax usually configured to host passengers on adjustable seats, executive tables and armrests can be stowed away easily to allow for greater movement and flexibility when they are not in use.
The cabin benefits from natural light because of its large windows and features a versatile and efficient forward lavatory, aft lavatory with full vanity, full galley with high-temp oven, microwave oven, coffee maker, espresso machine, wireless cabin management, and optional phone and internet capabilities.
When the Gulfstream GV launched in 1997 it was the longest-range business jet ever made and the first aircraft to truly belong to the category of Long Range Jets. Intelligent aerodynamic design and powerful, fuel-efficient engines provide the GV with its exceptional range and maximum cruise speed and enable it to complete uninterrupted flights from London to Los Angeles and Paris to Hong Kong.
The Gulfstream GV impresses with its generous cabin space. Every component has been carefully chosen to create an exceptional level of comfort.
The stand-up cabin is over 50 feet in length. It is partitioned into three separate areas and can comfortably seat 14 passengers. Noise levels are uniformly low throughout the cabin. An external baggage compartment can hold 226 cubic feet of baggage for a total of 2,500 pounds and is accessible in flight.
The seats of the aircraft are covered in tan leather and cabin amenities include a full-service aft galley equipped for hot and cold food preparation, a sink with running water, two coffee makers, microwave oven, a convection oven, 13 power outlets, fold-out work tables, international Wi-Fi, and separate lavatories for the passengers and crew.
Overall, the luxury and performance of the aircraft are unmatched offering an ideal environment for business, rest, and relaxation.
The beautiful Challenger 605 comes with a range of over 4,000 nautical miles. This turnkey aircraft has the ability to make coast-to-coast and international trips with luxurious ease while travelers enjoy amenities for airborne comfort, productivity and safety.
The Challenger 605 is designed to comfortably accommodate 10 passengers. In the Challenger 605 extended cabin configuration, the forward cabin section has a four-place Club grouping with stowing executive tables. Between each pair of single seats and the aft cabin section includes a four-place conference group opposite a three-place birthing divan that is certified for taxi takeoff and landing.
The forward full-service galley with sink is equipped with a microwave oven, convection oven, Nespresso coffee maker, and coffee maker. It also has an aft lavatory with full vanity, complimentary domestic Wi-Fi, two full-screen LCD monitors, and eight power outlets.
The Challenger 605 balances comfort, space, range, and speed in a way that provides maximum convenience for its passengers.
An excellent performer in the medium jet segment, the Hawker 900 has an impressive maximum range of over two thousand-eight hundred nautical miles. Its large and spacious stand-up cabin has over twenty-one feet in length to comfortably accommodate eight passengers. This 2010/2021 Hawker 900XP has engines and APU covered on the Honeywell MSP Gold program.
With a full paint job completed in 2018, the exterior of this aircraft is overall marathon white with navy blue, Nobel red, and silver trinket accent striping. The interior of this aircraft had updates in 2016 and 2018 and has a forward club configuration, aft three-place divan, and forward-facing seat, and an aft lavatory with full vanity. The interior is also equipped with two large monitors, Blue-ray/DVD entertainment system interior, a full forward galley with a coffee maker, ice drawer, microwave oven, and waste container.
The Hawker 900XP improves on some of the best traits of the Model 850XP, including fuel efficiency, aerodynamics, and performance capabilities.
The Citation X is a long ranger specially designed for transcontinental flights, the whole design objective was to fit in a trans-Atlantic range within a mid-size package that can travel faster than any other aircraft in the world, and we must say that they have well succeeded.
With its outstanding performance capabilities and leading dispatch reliability, it is no surprise that the Citation X business jet ranks as the first choice of experienced flight operators around the world.
The aircraft can accommodate up to 8 passengers delivering high style and comfort. Its refreshed cabin management system allows passengers to intuitively connect media to all of their personal devices.
The aircraft’s well-appointed galley is both beautiful and functional offering high-quality cooking amenities and plenty of storage space. Overall, it delivers unmatched versatility offering the perfect combination of range, speed field performance, and overall value.