A frequent private jet traveller spending more than 240 hours of flying, it is judicious
to buy a private jet to leverage the cost. With a wide range of Private Jet available
ranging from most luxurious ones to economical ones, there is always a quest to buy a cheap
private jet which gives a true value to your money.
If you are looking for one, here are the top 5cheapest private jets available:
Cessna Citation CJ2+
It is one of the most popular jets in the light jet segment. Launched in 2014, you can buy a brand new Cessna Citation for Â£6.2 million. It comes with upgraded avionics and offers a comfortable cabin. When it comes to a light jet category, it has been ranked 'best of the best' as per Robb reports. The spacious cabin of this jet can accommodate 9 passengers. From its swing-out seats to luggage capacity up to 1000 lbs and standard lavatory, this improved version of CJ2 gives you all the reasons to buy.
With 2,040 nautical miles of the speed range, it is an ideal choice for family vacations via private jet.
Cessna Citation Sovereign+
Costing at Â£14 million, Cessna Citation Sovereign+ is the most affordable private jet in super-midsize range. With the capacity to fly nonstop from Bangkok to Dubai, it is known for its excellent runway performances and shortest takeoffs. It has a maximum range of 3200 nautical miles and can accommodate up to 12 passengers.
If you are a frequent traveller across continents, this private jet is the best deal for you. It has a luggage capacity of 1.435 lbs
Embraer Legacy 650E
If you travel to far destinations frequently and are looking for a reliable private jet, it is recommended to go for a heavy Jet. Embraer Legacy 650E is an affordable choice in this segment which comes at a cost of Â£20 million. With the capacity to accommodate 12-13 passengers, it comes with three different cabin zones to create lounge, bedroom or office space.
It can fly at the range of 3,900 nautical miles with the facility to travel from Munich to New York non-stop. If it is perfect for larger families for long-distance travelling.
Cessna Citation XLS+
With the price band under Â£10 million, this aircraft is the preferred choice for its high-performance delivery and versatility. Suitable for both long-haul and short-haul flights, it is one of the best-selling business private jets. This splendid aircraft offers fully-reclining leather seats, a galley for exclusive food preparation, capacity to accommodate up to 9 persons, foldaway tables and largest cabin in its class.
With the speed of 2,100 nautical miles, it has the maximum cruise speed of 507 mph. If you are looking for an esteemed private jet flying experience, this is for you.
Cirrus Vision Jet
It is a very light jet which remains light on your pocket as well. At the maximum
altitude of 28,000 feet, it can cruise at 345mph and produces 1800 lbs of thrust.
Costing at just Â£1.52 million, it is one of thecheapest private jets in India available
in the small jet category. The owner can pilot this jet but it is recommended to hire a
Although the jet is small, it can accommodate up to 5 adults and 2 children. It offers spacious cabins with the dimensions of 5X4 feet.
Other associated costs
Once you buy a jet, there are certain other costs which you need to incur to make it operational as follows:
There are inspection cycles associated with the flying hours of your aircraft. There is a cumulative cost associated with the landing and take-offs along with the wear and tear over time. Hence inspections and maintenance are on-going costs.
It is one of the most challenging aspects of buying a private jet aircraft. It is important to store your aircraft at the right place which is easily accessible. I the hangar is not secure; it may tarnish the cosmetic look of your aircraft. Hence, you must find a secure location which is closer and yet takes good care of your aircraft.
As interior customization is subject to individual choices, once you buy an aircraft it is an associated cost which one has to incur. Amenities like flat-screen tv, wi-fi, office desk, dining tables, bedrooms and other facilities need to be added to your aircraft as per your preferences. While choosing your appliances, you need to be cautious to strictly adhere to your budget.
It is important to weigh your requirements to buy a suitable private jet. Chartering a
private jet comes with its benefits as it sets you free from maintenance and storage
hassles associated with private jet buying. Blue Height Aviation is one of the best
private jet charter company which gives you an exceptional travelling experience.