Meet the Aerion AS2. It’s the first supersonic private jet in the world and it just got a 20-unit order from Flexjet, a private air company. It’s going to change the way some people (rich people!) fly because it can hit speeds of Mach 1.5 thus shaving down the hours needed to travel across the world. For example,… »
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. »
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… »
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. »Geez, and I thought those spinning rims were over-the-top.
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… »