4 NEW JETS THAT WILL DEFINITELY BE WORTH THE WAIT
If you are eager to pull the trigger to purchase a new private jet, It might better for you to practice some restraint. Why? Well, because something new is just around the corner, or better said, for new things are just around the corner, and they’ll sure be worth the wait.
BOMBARDIER GLOBAL 8000
The Bombardier Global 8000 may be smaller than its predecessor, but it can fly 600 nautical miles further than him, for a whopping non-stop distance of over 7.900 nautical miles or non-stop from New York to Hong Kong, which is the same. Bombardier has outdone themselves with this one, making a far-reaching Jet for long distances for the people who just don’t have the time nor the patience for stopping in between.
The Bombardier Global 8000 is estimated to cost about 71 Million Dollars.
Meant almost exclusively for frequent long-distance flyers who want to do it non-stop, like New Zealanders who want to reach the US Pacific coast. The Bombardier Global 8000 is scheduled to be released sometime in 2018.
Even a household name like Gulfstream have to replace their current line up every once in a while. Scheduled to be released in 2018 the Gulfstream G500 will replace the G450. With ten touch-screens eliminating most of the switches the G500 has made a distinct step into the future. The Pilots will be pleased with the Fly by wired active control sidesticks that have replaced the control columns. Owners will also be happy due to the increased range.
The Gulfstream G500 is estimated to cost about 43.5 Million Dollars.
Meant for those loyal Gulfstream aficionados will see deliveries properly in 2018.
CESSNA CITATION HEMISPHERE
Is a long-range business jet currently being developed by Textron Company, Cessna Aircraft. It’ll have a capacity of 19 passengers, with a 102in in diameter Cabin making it the widest in its class.
The Citation hemisphere project was unveiled at the 2015 National Business Aviation Association (NBBA) Held in Las Vegas, Nevada. This new jet is Cessna’s biggest aircraft to date.
The Aircraft is meant to make its first flight in 2019 it will have a range of 4.500 nautical miles and will be more than capable of flying from Dubai to Lisbon, Marrakech, Johannesburg, Jakarta and Tokyo non-stop.
The Cessna Citation hemisphere has a Silvercrest engine that will reduce fuel consumption by 15% and nitrogen oxide emissions up to 40%.
The aircraft’s price has yet to be officially released though is estimated to cost between 30 and 33 Million Dollars. It was developt by Cessna to fulfil customers long dream of having a bigger Citation.
The Aerion AS2 is the World’s first Supersonic private jet, scheduled to be released in 2023, this baby will travel between Los Angeles and Sydney in less than ten hours.
The famous flight service FlexJet has placed an order for twenty models of the Aerion AS2 for the whopping amount of 2.4 Billion Dollars, making FlexJet the first to have Supersonic private travel since it ended in 2003 with the Concorde.
The Aerion AS2 will have a cost of 120 Million Dollars, meant basically for people who are in a hurry.