Heavy jets are the largest and most luxurious of the private jets readily available in the charter market. With major names like Bombardier, Gulfstream and Dassault manufacturing advanced equipment for lofty price tags, Heavy Jets are the best of the best.
Heavy Jets offer unparalleled comfort and space for the private traveler. Amenities are endless in this class, with aircraft owners having full control of every aspect of the passenger cabin. Ranges of some of the newest Heavy Jets exceed 12hr of continuous flight time, making these planes magnificent tools for multinational corporations and the global elite flyer.
Midsize Jets offer greater range a larger interior for passengers than Light Jets. Interior features are similar to Light Jets but have more layout options, such as spacious divans to stretch out on, and expanded galley and bathroom options.
The cost to charter a Midsize Jet ranges from $2,800 to $3,800 per hour on most models. With minimum seating for 7 passengers comfortably and sometimes up to 9 at max capacity, Midsize Jets are great options for family trips and small group outings.
Light Jets are often the choice for flights in the 3-4hr range, typically capable of flying 1500 miles nonstop. Light Jets seat 6-7 passengers comfortably and up to 8 at maximum capacity.
The cost to charter a Light Jet ranges from $2,200 to $3,200 per hour, before fuel, fees and taxes. Baggage space may be limited depending on the model, making it difficult to bring skis or golf bags on a Light Jet, but with fewer than 7 passengers and minimal luggage, Light Jets can get the job done.