Very Light Jets

Capacity: 4 Seat Comfortably: 4

Previously known as a microjet, is a category of small jet aircraft approved for single-pilot operation, seating 4-8 people, with a maximum take-off weight of under 10,000 pounds (4,540 kg).

Avg. Speed 4 Avg. Range 1,000 Mi.


Light Jets

Capacity: 8 Seat Comfortably: 6-7

Light jets have been a staple of the business jet industry since the advent of the Learjet 23 in the early 1960s. They provide access to small airports and the speed to be an effective air travel tool.

Avg. Speed 8 Avg. Range 1,200 Mi.


Mid Size Jets

Capacity: 8 Seat Comfortably: 7-8

These aircraft are suitable for longer-range travel such as transcontinental flights and for travel with larger passenger capacity requirements.

Avg. Speed 8 Avg. Range 1,800 Mi.


Super Mid Size Jets

Capacity: 10 Seat Comfortably: 8-10

Super mid-size jets feature wide-body cabin space, high-altitude capability, speed, and ultra-long range. These jets combine transatlantic capability with the speed and comfort of a wide-body, high-altitude aircraft.

Avg. Speed 10 Avg. Range ,100 Mi.


Large Cabin Jets

Capacity: 18 Seat Comfortably: 10-16

Ideal for trips lasting five (5) or more hours.

Avg. Speed 18 Avg. Range 5,000 Mi.



Capacity: 35-800

This is the most expensive type of private jet, as it provides the greatest space and capabilities.

Avg. Speed 35-800 Avg. Range 8,000 Mi.