Aircraft Options

The right aircraft for your mission is as important as the reason for the trip. Utilizing the wrong aircraft could result in excess costs, if the trip would be best utilized in a smaller aircraft. Or excess travel time, if the trip would be best in a faster aircraft. The guide below outlines the various aircraft types available for chartering.

 

If one of our aircraft is not suitable for your needs, let us use our extensive network of contacts with other charter operators to get the best aircraft for your mission.

 

Single Engine

Ideal for aerial/scenic flights, short distance trips, or back country flying in the Mountains

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Cessna 206, Cirrus
SR20, and Piper Meridian

CAPACITY up to 9 passengers
SPEED 150 - 310 mph
RANGE 700 - 1800 miles

 

Piston & Turbo-Prop

Economical options ideal for short distance trips within a reasonable price

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Cessna 340, Pilatus PC-12, and Beechcraft King Air 200

CAPACITY up to 8 passengers
SPEED 200 - 330 mph
RANGE 1000 - 1800 miles

 

Very Light Jets

Smaller jets for a smaller price than a conventional jet

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Citation Mustang and Embraer Phenom 100

CAPACITY up to 5 passengers
SPEED up to 370 mph
RANGE up to 1700 miles

 

Light Jets

The industry staple

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Citation CJ Series, Learjet 30/45 Series, and Hawker Series

CAPACITY up to 8 passengers
SPEED 375 - 475 mph
RANGE 1400 - 2000 miles

 

Mid-Size Jet

Best-in-Class combination of speed and comfort for the long haul

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Citation XLS, Lear Jet 60/70 Series, and Gulfstream 150/200/280

CAPACITY up to 9 passengers
SPEED 400 - 550 mph
RANGE 1600 - 2600 miles

 

Super Mid-Size

Step-up in speed and range over the regular mid-size

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Challenger 300/600 Series, Citation Sovereign/X, Gulfstream 350/450, and Hawker Beechcraft 4000

CAPACITY up to 9 passengers
SPEED 500 - 550 mph
RANGE 3300 - 3600 miles

 

Heavy Jets

Exclusivity and Luxury meets Ultra-Long Range Destinations

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Bombardier Global Express, Gulfstream 500/550/650, Falcon 900

CAPACITY up to 19 passengers
SPEED 500 - 550 mph
RANGE 2800 - 7100 miles

 

Jumbo Jets

Typically used for sports charters and very large groups

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Airbus, Boeing, Dornier, and Embraer

CAPACITY up to 400 passengers
SPEED 485 - 605 mph
RANGE 1500 - 3700 miles

 

Helicopters

Ideal for aerial/scenic flights, flights to secludes mountain retreats where no runways exists

EXAMPLE AIRCRAFT

Augusta, Bell, and Eurocopter

CAPACITY up to 7 passengers
SPEED 150 - 195 mph
RANGE 450 - 590 miles

 

For more information contact:


Jackson Jet Center Charter Department
(208) 884-6667
charter@jacksonjetcenter.com