Our favourite celebrities travel on road by super luxurious cars, live in exquisite mansions, and fly in their own private jets. Travelling first-class is passé, owning a private jet is how our celebrities like to reach for the sky. Want to know about these private jets? iJET brings you all the details about the top 5 luxury private jets owned by celebrities.
The ultra-luxurious private jet- Bombardier Challenger 850 Learjet, is what the power couple Jay Z and Beyonce own. It was once the largest super-midsize business aircraft offered by Bombardier Aerospace. It is based on the discontinued 50-seat CRJ200 airliner. The private jet has a separate living room decked out entirely in leather. Jay Z and Beyonce often travel with their family and take a vacation with their young daughter Blue Ivy.
Cockpit crew: 2 + 1
Capacity: up to 16
Length: 26.77 m /87 ft 10 in
Wingspan: 21.21 m /69 ft 7 in
Height: 6.22 m /20 ft 5 in
Maximum takeoff weight: 24,040 kg (52,999 lb)
Estimated cost: $40 Million
The Top Gun actor loves to fly and is a proud owner of a Gulfstream IV. Tom Cruise, who has played the role of a pilot, bought one of the finest private jets in the world. The Gulfstream IV (or G-IV or GIV) is a twinjet aircraft. A fresh G450 can cost you approximately $35 million to $38 million, while a pre-owned cost around $24 million to $27 million.
Cockpit crew: 2
Length: 88ft 4in / 26.92m
Wingspan: 77ft 10 / 23.72m
Height: 24ft 5in / 7.45m
Maximum takeoff weight: 73,200 lb (33,203 kg)
Estimated cost: $36 Million
Donald Trump, the current US President, owns a luxurious Boeing 757. The billionaire is known for his fancy lifestyle and is thus befitting that he owns a large luxurious private jet. Estimated to be valued 95 million dollars, Boeing 757 is a mid-size, narrow-body twin-engine jet airliner. It was Boeing Commercial Airplanes’s largest single-aisle passenger aircraft from 1981 to 2004. It is said that Donald Trump purchased this enormous private jet from Paul Allen for a hefty price in 2011.
Cockpit crew: 2
Capacity: 200 to 295
Length: 155 ft 3 in / 47.3 m
Wingspan: 124 ft 10 in / 38.0 m
Height: 44 ft 6 in / 13.6 m
Maximum takeoff weight: 255,000 lb / 115,660 kg
Estimated cost: $3 Million to $8 Million
The world-famous TV presenter and globally loved and recognized celebrity, Oprah Winfrey owns a beautiful Bombardier BD-700 Global Express XRS. Estimated to be valued 42-45 million dollars, Bombardier Global Express XRS is known to fly virtually anywhere in the world. With a range of 6,000 nmi / 11,100 km, the business jet is a twin-engined long-range aircraft.
Cockpit crew: 2
Capacity: Up to 19
Length: 30,30 m/ 99 ft 5 in
Wingspan: 28,65 m/ 93 ft 12 in
Height: 7,77 m/ 25 ft 6 in
Maximum takeoff weight: 44.452 kg/ 98.000 lbs
Estimated cost: $42 Million
The Maleficent actress Angelina Jolie owns a magnificent Cirrus SR22. The actress bought the luxury private jet when she began her aviation lessons. A favourite amongst private jet buyers, Cirrus SR22 is a single-engine compact aircraft and has been one of the world’s best-selling general aviation airplanes every year since 2003.
Cockpit crew: 1
Length: 26 ft 0 in /7.92 m
Wingspan: 38 ft 4 in /11.68 m
Height: 8 ft 11 in /2.72 m
Maximum takeoff weight: 3,400 lbs / 1,542 kg
Estimated cost: $540,000
Travelling in a private jet is not only luxurious but also comfortable, it saves you a lot of time, and offers you flexibility and security. While these celebs have the luxury of owning a private jet, you can charter one of these through iJET. Experience the most luxurious and comfortable way to travel, with iJET charter services. We offer personalized, luxury flights on short notice.
If you are an aircraft operator planning a flight with any of these private jets, we offer the tailored flight support services to help you serve the best to your clients. Give your clients a celebrity like an experience, as iJET will provide you with all the services needed to make their travel a memorable journey.