Rich people like to travel in style. They want all their luxury to travel with them and that is why many of them invest in private jets. The jets are expensive but they make air travel easy and super comfortable. A lot of care and attention to the details goes into designing and customization private jets.
10 Most Expensive Private Jets
The list of luxurious private jets in the article is compiled using accessible public data.
The list includes a wide range of private plans ranging from small and lavish ones to grand and magnificent planes.
10. Airbus ACJ319neo
The cost of the stylish Airbus ACJ3199neo is $101.5 million. The luxurious jet is the work of Pagani Automoboli’s and inspiration from Huayra BC. The design is elegant and highly professional. Leather is used in the passenger department and the carbon fiber has visible stitching that adds detail to the design.
The most unique and fascinating design aspect of the craft is the sky ceiling. The passengers get to see the gorgeous sky during the flight. The cabin is named infinito because of the magnificent ceiling. Its design is a perfect amalgamation of science and art.
09. Gulfstream III
The gorgeous private jet is owned by the television, stage, and movie star Tyler Perry. It is worth $125 million. The plane has 38 cubic meters of space and has several viewing areas. The big-screen viewing areas create a spectacular view and there is a complete kitchen in it along with a VIP bedroom and a cozy dining area.
The private plane uses double Rolls Royce Turbofan engines which give it an impressive maximum speed of 903 km/hr. It is one of the most expensive private aircraft in the world. The private jet is also associated with tragedy. It was the plane that was used to transfer famous singer, Whitney Houston’s body after her sudden death.
08. Boeing 757
Donald Trump, former US president, owns Boeing 757. He allegedly bought the plan for $100 million and did some personalization after buying it. The cost of the upgrades is not known but the cost can be estimated by the fact the 24K is used in the lining of the plane.
Boeing 757 can accommodate 240 passengers as it is a commercial plane. The cabin areas of the plane were modified by Trump. After modifications its capacity became only forty-three people. The focus of the modifications was more on making the cabin luxurious than the accommodation of more people.
07. Boeing 767-33A/ER
Roman Abramovich, the Chelsea club owner, is the proud owner of the magnificent private jet. The modified and improved private plane is fast as its maximum cruising speed is 850 km/hr.
It uses General Electric GF6-80C2, which gives it a maximum flying range is 11,090km. It has a gorgeous cabin with gold and chestnut. The most notable and fascinating feature of the plan is the inbuilt anti-missile system. The cost of the brilliant private jet is $170 million.
06. Boeing 747-430
Owned by the Sultan of Brunei, the magnificent private jet is valued at $323 million. He reportedly spent $100 million of the jet to personalize it according to it his taste. Sultan of Brunei is expected to travel in luxury and his private jet has the level of luxury expected from his pane.
The interior of the plan is exceptional because its comfort and luxury level are the same as that of a five-star hotel and has the capacity to accommodate 345 passengers. Moreover, the bathroom, bedroom, and living rooms have natural gold embellishments.
05. Boeing 747-8VIP
Joseph Lau, the real estate tycoon of Hong Kong, is the proud owner of the luxurious Boeing 747-8VIP. The luxury of the plane is on the next level. It has a bar, guest rooms, an office, and a gym. It has a space of 445 square meters and has two levels and they are connected with a spiral staircase.
The original value of the plane was $153 million. The price went up because of additional luxuries and went up to $367 million.
04. Airbus A340-300
The value of the private plan is $400 million, and its owner is a Russian millionaire business magnate Alisher Usmanov. There is a rumor that it is even bigger than Vladimir Putin’s personal jet.
The airbus has luxurious restrooms, multiple bedrooms, a gorgeous dining room, and several lounging spaces. In addition, the dining room has comfortable leather chairs that add to the plane’s extravagance.
03. Airbus 380
The Saudi Prince Al-Waleed invested in Airbus 380 and turned it into the definition of luxury. It has a cabin space of 550 square meters and is full of all the luxuries and comforts of a palace, for instance, it has a stable for horses and features garage doors for cars as well.
The airbus has a specific nickname that is, “The flying Palace”. There are several furnished bedrooms on the airbus. The most unique feature of the plane is the prayer room that rotates so it is always facing Mecca.
02. Boeing 747-8 VIP
The alleged cost of Boeing 747-8 VIP was $558 million. Later modifications of about $200 million were added to the plane taking the total cost to $558 million. With a cabin area of 1458 meters, it offers a spacious and luxurious traveling area.
There are two lining rooms, a dining room, and a private office. The dining room is spacious enough for fourteen people. Although it has one master suite there are many other fully furnished bedrooms. Moreover, All the basins and bathroom fixtures are gold and add to the luxury of the plane.
01.Air Force One
It is not surprising that the most famous plan is the world is part of the list. Air Force One or Boeing 747-200B is full of comfort and luxury because of countless modifications. There is a medical quarter with an operating room, two kitchens, a couple of bedrooms, and above all a meeting room ensuring official work can always continue.
The plane is about 4000 square feet. It has three decks. Trump did a makeover of the plane in 2019 and changed the interior design and color scheme. It has also improved technologically and physically to make it more safe and secure. There are always two fighter jets flying alongside Air Force One for security. It has the technology to refuel it in mid-air.
There may be more expensive and grand private planes whose owners wish to stay anonymous and keep their property hidden.