Private Jet Characteristics

business jetFour Major Jet Categories.

  • Heavy Aircraft

  • Supermid Aircraft

  • Midsize Aircraft

  • Light Aircraft

 

Broad Characteristics:

 

Heavy Private Jet Aircraft

Most Heavy Aircraft have the following characteristics:
  • Number of Passengers:
    8 to 19, with Business Aircraft able to carry up to 80 passengers
  • Flight Range:
    3,500 to 5,000 Nautical Miles, with some having extended range features able to fly Non-Stop up to 7,500 n.m.
  • Cabin Height:
    6 Feet and up
  • Lavatories:
    At least 1 fully enclosed, some with 2, Business Jets more than 2
  • Galley:
    Fully equipped Galley with Refrigerator & Oven for full food service, not a microwave & mini-frig

 

Supermid Private Jet Aircraft

Most Supermid Aircraft have the following characteristics:
  • Number of Passengers:
    8 to 14
  • Flight Range:
    2,500 to 3,500 Nautical Miles
  • Cabin Height:
    5′ 7″ to 6′ 1″
  • Lavatories:
    Most with 1 fully enclosed, some with a Belted Lav behind a curtain
  • Galley:
    Galley with Microwave & Refrigerator

 

Midsize Private Jet Aircraft

Most Midsize Aircraft have the following characteristics:
  • Number of Passengers:
    7 to 12
  • Flight Range:
    1,000 to 3,500 Nautical Miles
  • Cabin Height:
    4′ 6″ to 6′
  • Lavatories:
    Most with 1 fully enclosed, some with a Belted Lav behind a curtain
  • Galley:
    Galley with Microwave & Refrigerator

 

Light Private Jet Aircraft

Most Light Aircraft have the following characteristics:
  • Number of Passengers:
    6 to 10
  • Flight Range:
    1,000 to 2,500 Nautical Miles
  • Cabin Height:
    4′ 8″ to 5′ 5″
  • Lavatories:
    Most with Belted Lav behind a curtain, a few with fully enclosed
  • Galley:
    Most with Microwave & Min-Frig for snacks & cold drinks