Light Jets fly at faster speeds and higher altitudes than Turboprops, making flights much smoother and shorter in duration. The stage III advanced turbofan engines that power the aircraft allow for an extremely quiet cabin. Light Jets typically have a capacity of 6 to 8 passengers, and cruise speeds of 370 to 450 knots.
The HondaJet Elite is more fuel efficient than any other aircraft in its category and has achieved an extended range of 1,650 miles.
The Learjet 40 is a business jet manufactured by Bombardier Aerospace and a popular charter option in the Light Jet category. The Lear 40’s 465-knot cruise speed, 368 cubic feet of cabin volume and technological innovations exceed other light private jets.
The Phenom 300 is one of the most innovative private jets available on the on-demand charter market. Delivering best-in-class performance, the Phenom 300 can take-off from challenging airports at high elevations and hot temperatures. An intelligently designed cabin offers ergonomic seating and extensive in-flight entertainment and connectivity, taking comfort to a new level.
The Cessna CJ4 has impressive performance capabilities with its range of over 2,000 miles, cruise speed of 442 knots, and an operating ceiling of 45,000 feet. Everything you need to remain productive and comfortable is provided in the cabin of the CJ4. With the revolutionary Venue™ Cabin Management System (CMS), passengers can plug their computer into their seat monitor and enjoy an ergonomic, high-resolution working environment. The newest design in acoustic-blanket soundproofing provides an exceptionally quiet cabin.
Cessna’s new Citation M2 is a top performer in the small jet category and is becoming a very popular charter jet in the US and Europe.
The Cessna CJ1 was developed as an improved version of the original CE-525 model Citation Jet. The CJ1 seats up to six passengers and is a cost-effective jet charter option for trips under 1,000 miles.
The Cessna CJ2 is a twin-turbofan light business jet manufactured by the Cessna Aircraft Company. The Citation CJ2 has updated avionics, and is equipped with two Williams Rolls Royce FJ442C turbofans, each producing 2,300lbs of thrust.
The Cessna CJ3 jet is recommended for short to mid-range domestic charter flights. The CJ3 is a perfectly designed light jet that features an incredible combination of speed, range, performance and reliability.
The Mustang is an entry-level jet that offers a high level of performance, versatility, economy, and comfort for up to 5 passengers. It is an ideal family jet that is perfect for shorter trips.
The Cessna Citation Ultra V was created to answer the growing air charter demand for increased cabin space in a light jet. The Citation V Ultra is essentially a stretched version of the Citation Bravo adding over 20 inches in overall length. The Citation V has upgraded engines for improved performance and speed. The Citation Ultra features extended range for nonstop flights on longer routes such as Chicago to Los Angeles.
The Phenom 100 is an impressive entry-level jet developed by the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer. With seating for 5 passengers, an aft conventional lavatory, and the largest baggage compartment in its class, it is an ideal jet for regional multi-leg business trips, same-day round trips and family vacations. Leading the way for performance, the Phenom 100 can be chartered for about the same cost of most turboprop aircraft while traveling 100 knots faster.
The Hawker 400 is among the most successful light jet charter aircraft in the world. Designed by Textron’s Hawker-Beechcraft Company, the Beechjet-Hawker 400 features the largest cabin available in the Light Jet category. The Hawker 400/400XP is a jet option that provides flexibility, speed, low operating costs, and passenger comfort all into a single package.
The Beechcraft Premier 1 is an excellent jet for short to mid-range charter trips. The Premier 1’s cabin height of 5.4 feet is tops in the light jet category and makes the Premier a charter favorite because it has the feel of a much larger aircraft.
The Citation Encore was developed from Cessna’s successful Citation V Ultra (CE-560). The Encore is considered one of the most popular light jets in the on-demand jet charter market thanks to its cruising speed of 430 knots and generous cabin size.