Why Do Three Google Execs Own Eight Private Jets?

How is the world's top search engine going to put its software in every TV on earth? Not by flying commercial, like some sort of company for poor people! Let's just buy a few spare private jets, just in case. » 12/11/11 12:00pm 12/11/11 12:00pm

Once the Ultimate Sign of Universal Mastery, Private Jets Are Now…

Now is a really good time to pick up a second-hand Gulfstream. Why? In our bailout-ridden times, a private jet has become as stigmatic as those knockoff L.A. Lights you had on the playground. » 1/29/09 11:00am 1/29/09 11:00am

Pics Surface of Luxo-Sport $400 Million Airbus 380 Private Plane

You may recall our post about the $400 million Airbus A380 commissioned by an Arab oil magnate, where $100 million of that was spent just on the giant jet's interior. Now we have three a picture of the inside of that flying palace created by jet interior expert Edése Doret, who put together the spectacular innards of… » 3/14/07 3:45pm 3/14/07 3:45pm

I'll Take the Airbus for $300 Million if You Throw Rustproofing In For…

Rich guys buy sports cars. Really rich guys buy private jets. Guys that want to live even more extravagantly? They buy entire airliners for personal use. » 2/21/07 4:15pm 2/21/07 4:15pm

Geez, and I thought those spinning rims were over-the-top.

Big Jet, Big Plans: GoogleJet Mired in Lawsuits

Tongues are wagging at Valleywag, where our gossipy stepsisters turn us on to a map of the luxo-sport private jet owned by Google cofounders Sergey Brin and Larry Page. The two GoogleMoguls snagged a used Boeing 767, an usually large plane for use as a private jet. The wide-bodied behemoth is big enough for… » 7/07/06 2:41pm 7/07/06 2:41pm