What’s the fastest private jet? If you are an aviation fan, want to satisfy your need for speed, or you want to fly in the quickest aircraft to save more time;
we make for you an updated list of the fastest private jets available on the market until 2018.
Fly faster to your destinations:
1. Gulfstream G550:
Reaching a 0.80. Mach, G550 can nonstop more than 12 hours or 6,750 nautical miles/12,501 kilometers transporting up to 19 passengers. Powered by Two Rolls-Royce engines BR710, this jet produced by the American Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation can cover long distances like Shanghai to Los Angeles without needing fueling stops. The interior of the Gulfstream G550 includes two full bathrooms and other services necessaries for long-range travel.
2. Bombardier Global 6000:
Produced by Bombardier Aerospace, this jet can reach a considerable speed of 590 miles per hour and a max speed Mach of 8.9. Two Rolls Royce BR710A2-20 turbofan engines power The Global 6000 aircraft, making it fly from Aspen to London City non-stop carrying up to 13 passengers. This jet has the most extensive cabin volume of any purpose-built business aircraft, delivering a maximum comfort.
3. Dassault Falcon 7X:
The Dassault Falcon 7X can reach a speed of 0.90 and its fabricated by the French Company Dassault. This aircraft was the first business jet to include a Digital Flight Control System. The Falcon 7 X can cover long distances non-stop such as Paris-Tokyo or Shanghai-Seattle carrying 13 passengers with maximum comfort. This model is the first business jet with an elegant, whisper-quiet executive cabin that uses fighter jet technology.
4. Gulfstream G650:
From the Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, The Gulfstream G-650 is the second fastest private jet in the market until now with a max speed Mach of 0.925. This aircraft can travel non stop up to 12, 964 kilometers with a capability of 18 passengers. The G-650 is one of the most popular private jets on the market. This aircraft makes the world smaller by linking cities like New York and Tokyo almost an hour faster than other large-cabin aircraft do. With an 8-foot-6-inch / 2.59-meter-wide cab, the largest of its kind, the interior of the Gulfstream G650 helps create an exquisitely comfortable environment for its passengers.
5. Cessna Citation X:
By the American Cessna Aircraft Company, the current fastest private jet leading this list is the Cessna Citation X, an aircraft that can travel at Mach 0.935 with a capability of eight passengers. As the fastest private jet available in the market, the citation X reaches a maximum of 711 miles per hour, and it can fly distances like Los Angeles to New York in four hours or less. Two Rolls-Royce turbofan engines and Honeywell Primus 2000 autopilot avionics powers this medium size business jet aircraft. The Citation X is not only about speed, but also this aircraft offers a comfortable space with a nearly 24-foot-long cabin, a refreshment center, and a spacious aft lavatory. Time is money, that is the reason why many big companies choose private aviation and the fastest jets over average commercial aviation. On this list, what’s the fastest private jet you liked the most?