Years back when the invention of airplanes came into being, airplanes became a privilege for only celebrities, business tycoons and elected officials all over the world. Flying by air became an experience that could be boosted about for a very long time. But today after just a few years after invention, a lot of average people can now afford a flight from one part of the world to another. Aircrafts over the years evolved in different forms which include in form of jet aircrafts that are now easily owned by individuals for their private comfort. Most jets are very luxurious that they could even serve as a home if need be. But even with the affordability of fights, jets are still known to be owned by only the rich. Below is a list of the most luxurious jets that have ever been built.
Airbus A380 is an incredible jet that was built by the European manufacturer Airbus. It is a double-deck, spacious, four-engine jet that has a 550meter length cabin floor space that can provide sitting for more than 600 people. This jet has always been in the service of Singapore Airlines until recently when Prince Alawaked bin Talal a Saudi business tycoon bought it for a brainstorming price of $300 million. Airbus A380 not only is it an expensive jet, it is also luxurious with a suite, several recreational rooms, a 3 class configuration and an economical greenhouse gas emission.
This is a 29.4 meter length business jet of the United States origin that was manufactured by General Dynamic’s Gulfstream Aerospace in 2004. This jet costs $60 million and it is owned by Phillip Green a British businessman. It has a seating for about 19 people and can go a maximum speed of 508kn which makes it one of the jet’s best features. The jet also has an infrared camera that can help the pilot to see the flight path in front of the plane when visibility is too dark. So aside from this jet been fast it is also quite safe to fly in.
Embraer Legacy 650
This is a business jet built by the Embraer ERJ 145 family at Brazil. This jet is considered as a super-midsize aircraft that is presently owned by the famous actor Jackie Chan who paid about $30 million to acquire it. This jet has 3 partitioned sections that can carry about 13 passengers and also has an extra fuel tank behind its baggage area.
Dassault Falcon 900
This is a corporate jet aircraft of France origin that was built by Dassault Aviation in 1984. This jet is notable for its speed because of its S-duct central engines. This jet also uses less fuel and a carbon footprint that makes it one of the most luxurious and fast jet aircrafts around. It is widely used by private rich individuals, cooperate business and small airlines which gives it a total unit cost of approximately $43 million.