What are long range private jets? When a plane travels for a long distance it is considered a long-range. But it is not just this that makes it a longer range. They are either smaller in size or have a larger fuel tank. Some jets are able to travel faster in a shorter amount of time. Private jets are the most advanced and luxurious aircrafts. A private jet is a jet aircraft designed for transporting smaller groups of people.
With the changing times flying was getting more and more accessible. It has evolved to the point that private jets have come into existence. Private jets can be used for many purposes. It is mainly used by government officials, business moguls or the armed forces. They are able to travel faster, higher and further than any plane. Let us look at some of the best long range private jets that dominate the industry.
10. Dassault Falcon 7X
Manufactured by Dassault Aviation, the Dassault Falcon 7X is a business jet with a large cabin. It is the the second largest of its Dassault Falcon line. The Falcon 7X has a traveling speed of 953 km/h for 5, 950 nautical miles. It is the first to use the Digital Flight Control System. Like it’s previous counterparts the Dassault Falcon 7X runs at a 15 – 30% lower fuel consumption. Thus lowering operating costs. Tastefully furnished and easily seats 15 to 19 people.
PRICE – $57.3 million
9. Bombardier Global 6000
At 6,000 nautical miles, the Bombardier Global 6000 places the ninth on our list. Manufactured by Bombardier Aviation this private jet is a smooth ride. The jet has one of the widest cabins with more room compared to its nearest competitors. It allows for a smoother journey with the best technological advances. Equipped with the most advanced avionics suite it provides pilots with outstanding comfort and control. With the the MultiScan weather radar, it enhances the situational awareness anywhere.
PRICE – $62.31 million
8. Bombardier Global Express XRS
In 2003 Bombardier Aviation improved its already successful Global Express and introduced the upgraded Global Express XRS. Bearing all the qualities of its older counterpart but with a greater range and a modified design it replaced the older version in 2005. The XRS has a travel speed of 950 km/h to 6,150 nautical miles. In addition to range and speed, the Global XRS also has a beautiful appearance inside and out.
PRICE – $51 million
7. Gulfstream G600
At its high-speed cruise of 1,111 km/h, the G600 has more than enough range to connect longer distance cities like New York and Dubai nonstop. Fewer flight hours means longer periods between maintenance visits and higher potential aircraft value. Compared to the G500 this private jet has a longer cabin allowing up to 8 passengers. With an Enhanced Flight Vision System (EFVS) it allows authorized pilots to land in low-visibility conditions.
PRICE – $57.7 million
6. Gulfstream G550
The G550 has an iconic and unrivaled performance that has helped shape modern business aviation. It has a traveling speed of 941kmph for 6,750 nautical miles. Due to its flexibility and capability the Gulfstream G550 is the first choice for a wide range of missions. It leads the way in aeromedical evacuation, airborne early warning, ground surveillance, maritime patrol and government missions.
PRICE – $61.5 million
5. Dassault Falcon 8X
What is a more efficient, more comfortable way of travel? The Dassault Falcon 8X. An upgrade to the Falcon 7X this private jet has an even longer range and a higher level of efficiency. The new internal wing structure gives more room for fuel. This makes its traveling speed of 953kmph for 6,450 nautical miles The Falcon 8X has a takeoff weight of 73, 000lb and is able to land at 85% of its takeoff weight. This allows it to fly further distances without having to stop for fuel.
PRICE – $58 million
4. Gulfstream G650
As mentioned above, Gulfstream Aerospace manufactures some of the best jet aircrafts in the Aviation industry. The G650 family offers speed and precision that can save you significant time. An all new safety and performance system and the Enhanced Flight Vision System (EFVS) allows authorized pilots to land even in low visibility conditions. Gulfstream Aerospace have also designed a Predictive Landing Performance System which helps pilots avoid runway overruns.
PRICE – $65 million
3. Gulfstream G650ER
The G650ER and it’s sister flight holds the record for the furthest fastest flight in aviation history. With one record after another they have set the standard performance in the aviation industry. They are among the most trusted business jets in the world. The G650ER’s high performance and luxurious interiors include sixteen oval panoramic windows that enhance the flying experience. With up to four areas to work, dine and relax the G650ER caters to every need.
PRICE – $71.5 million
2. Bombardier Global 7500
The Global 7500 was introduced to meet demands for more speed, longer range and cabin space. It has a luxurious interior with four large living spaces and a dedicated crew rest area. It also has a travel speed of 902 km/h to 7,700 nautical miles. The jet also includes a Bombardier Pũr Air feature that purifies cabin air to 100% fresh air in less than 90 seconds. The spacious cockpit also maximizes crew comfort and efficiency.
PRICE – $72.8 million
1. Bombardier Global 8000
With a whopping 9,091 nautical miles to a travel speed of 901 km/h the Bombardier Global 8000 is the top of our list. It doesn’t mean that the previous nine were inferior. It just means that this private jet has the longest flight range by far. Delivering ultimate luxurious comfort, this plane is truly deserving of it’s title. Travelers are free to charter the Global 8000 to any destination compared to other jets in the industry.
PRICE – $68.7 million