20 June 2022Blog
Private Jet, Luggage
As we enter the summer holiday season you may wonder if all the luggage you wish to carry on your vacation will fit on your private jet flight, and what kind of equipment are you allowed to bring?
The exact amount of luggage you can take depends on different factors such as the type of aircraft you are flying on, number of passengers onboard, length of runway, and what type and size of luggage you have.
As a general rule, there will fit at least one suitcase and a small carry-on bag per passenger – based on the maximum number of passengers the aircraft can carry.
Large jets, such as the Global 6000 have big baggage holds to handle sufficient amounts of luggage and are a good choice if you are looking to take the whole family on vacation and plan to bring recreational items onboard such as golf clubs or other sports equipment.
Entry Level Jets: Holds approximately 4 to 5 pieces of luggage
Light Jet: Holds approximately 6 to 7 pieces of luggage
Mid Size Jet: Holds approximately 7 to 9 pieces of luggage
Super-Mid Size Jet: Holds approximately 9 to 11 pieces of luggage
Heavy Jets: Holds approximately 10 to 14 pieces of luggage
Ultra Long Range Jets: Holds approximately 12 to 15 pieces of luggage
Discover the most frequently flown private jets by our customers per category:
Very Light Jets are suitable for short trips of up to 4/5 passengers and its seating arrangement in club configuration (seats in facing pairs) allows you to spend the flight time chatting comfortably with your travel partners.
The Embraer Phenom 100, the fastest aircraft of the entry level category, is characterised by a large luggage capacity and can hold up to 4 suitcases and 4 additional smaller bags or trolleys.
Light Jets are suitable for small groups of up to 6/7 passenger for journeys with a maximum range of approx. 3000km.
The Citation CJ2 is one of the most common Light Jet models on the European market; it accommodates up to 6 passengers and can hold 6 suitcases plus 3 smaller bags or trolleys.
Super Light Jets are equipped with excellent comfort in terms of cabin size and seats, a large luggage compartment and considerable flight range. These jets are ideal for medium distance trips with a slightly higher cabin than the previous category and they always come with a separate toilet.
The Embraer Phenom 300 it is one of the fastest and longest-ranged super-light business jets at an efficient charter cost.
It is designed to accommodate 6 to 8 passengers and is considered as the most comfortable business model in this category thanks to its spacious cabin and generous luggage compartment, equal to that of higher category aircraft models. It can accommodate 6 suitcases and 6 smaller bags or trolleys.
Midsize Jets are ideal for medium-haul flights, providing greater comfort and facilities, such as a “stand-up” cabin (from 175 cm), large adjustable seats, extra luggage capacity and a separate lavatory.
The Cessna Citation XLS is a popular private jet that can comfortably accommodate up to 8 passengers and fly up to 4 hours. It’s large luggage compartment can hold up to 6 suitcases plus 3 smaller bags or trolleys.
Long range Jets can operate intercontinental flights at high cruising speed.
The Bombardier Global 6000 accommodates up to 14 passengers in its luxurious cabin with fully adjustable seats, a bathroom with shower option and a seating area that can be converted into a private master bedroom. Its luggage compartment holds up to 14 suitcases plus 12 smaller trolleys or bags.
There are plenty of things you can bring on a private jet that may not be allowed on a commercial flight, such as:
- Full-size liquids
- Golf clubs
- Skis and snowboards
- Hunting or archery equipment for sporting purposes
Please always double check with our team before arriving with these items to make sure they can be accommodated appropriately.
A huge advantage compared to commercial flights is that on most private jets, you will be able to access your luggage during the flight, as the luggage hold and passengers are situated on the same level.
At Cielo Aviation, we ensure that you reach your destinations in the fastest, safest and most comfortable way. We offer competitive pricing for Private Jet and Helicopter flights and partner only with accredited and certified operators.
We believe in personal service, tailoring everything to the needs of your requirements. We guarantee a single point of contact throughout your journey to ensure everything goes exactly according to your plan.
Contact us on +39 02 87 157 524, by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or simply use our online booking form, you will receive a free quotation within 4 hours of inquiry.
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