Jet Categories

Private jets come in all sizes, shapes, and price ranges. If you were thinking about buying a private jet or even renting one, chances are you would e amazed at the options available. In this article, we wanted to provide you with information as to some of the jets on the market. Of course, you can purchase a used jet or new but in addition, a number of factors come into play. However, this information will at least show you some jets that you might consider, depending on personal need.

Luxury Jets

We will start at the top of the line, jets that provide the ultimate in luxury. Typically, luxury jets provide the most room, while being designed for long flights. These jets can travel up to 560 miles per hour, flying at an altitude of 50,000 feet. With a full galley, restrooms, and seating that converts to beds, this is perfect for the person who travels overseas.

  • Challenger 300
  • Challenger 604
  • Gulfstream II
  • Gulfstream IV
  • Falcon 2000
  • Global 5000
  • Boeing Biz Jet

Mid-Size Private Jets

Jets in this category are designed to travel around 590 miles per hour with a flying altitude of 51,000. Typically, the jet would have a stand-up cabin, private bathroom, entertainment systems, reclining seats, and the ability to fly between 5 and 12 passengers. Spacious and perfect for trips up to 2,000 miles, you find the mid-size jet used often by corporations for business and pleasure travel.

  • Citation Excel
  • Citation X
  • Learjet 45
  • Hawker 700
  • Hawker 800
  • Hawker 1000

Light Jets

For people interested in a private jet but also short trips, the light jet is ideal. Common features include individual seating, fold-down tables, computer power points. These jets fly around 560 miles per hour, with a flying altitude of 45,000. Perfect for short time flying and one-day trips, the light jets are the perfect choice.

  • Citation CJ1
  • Citation CJ2
  • Citation Bravo
  • Beechjet 400
  • Learjet 35
  • Learjet 31

Very Light Jets

Additionally, there is a new category of plane that will likely become popular over the next few years. This category is very light jets. These jets are quite new and may revolutionize the future of air travel.