Ever wanted to own a private jet or yacht that provides relaxation, class and luxury? These private yachts and jets are sure to make you envious. Some of the yachts available today have state-of-the-art technology and more gadgets than many five-star hotels. In some of them you’ll even find swimming pools, hot tubs, bars, etc.
Emirates Executive is a private jet service that was launched by Emirates Airlines in mid-2013. While at the moment the private jet service has only one functioning aircraft – the A319 – it is the best in the world in what it offers, which includes your own dedicated crew on-board! The jet can fly to almost any city across the globe, with stopovers of course, as the aircraft is equipped to fly for eight hours at a stretch. It is configured with a common area and 10 Private Suites like the ones in Emirates Airlines’ A380s. These seats also include a mini bar, a tablet that controls the TV and the seat, a lie-back seat, and a wide-screen TV that is configured with ICE (the award-winning entertainment software that is used also by Emirates Airlines).
747-81 – Joseph Lau
Hong Kong businessman Joseph Lau’s private jet, the 747-81is a giant jumbo jet that he got re-configured to add many more cabins and amenities. This includes several suites, an office, guest rooms and a personal gym. The jet cost about $153 million and was purchased by the real estate tycoon in 2015. The aircraft even sports a spiral staircase and vaulted ceilings. Owing to its design and innovation, the aircraft was named ‘Dreamliner’, and truly oozes glamour and creativity.
History Supreme – Stuart Hughes
The sleek yacht History Supreme, which was designed by Stuart Hughes for an anonymous Malaysian businessman, is one of the most expensive yachts known today. The $3 billion yacht was designed and wrapped with 100,000 kgs of gold at the bottom of the vessel. Precious metals like platinum, gold and more were used around the boat. It is configured with a dining area, a bedroom, and deck; perfectly designed to showcase luxury. The super-yacht took three years to complete.
Qatar Executive, created by one of the world’s leading airlines, Qatar Airways, is a private jet service established to link the elite of the world to a luxurious life up in the clouds. For example, one of the jets in the Qatar Executive fleet is the A319, which is a lot like the Qatar Airways on-board experience. Each jet has its dedicated cabin crew. The A319 has a two-by-two configuration, as each seat can convert into a fully lie-back position. These seats have USB ports, power outlets, audio sockets, and LED lighting. The aircrafts offer passengers Wi-Fi and world-class cuisine. It has also won many awards for its impeccable services.
Dilbar – Alisher Usmanov
The Dilbar is a super-yacht that belongs to the 62-year-old billionaire Alisher Usmanov, the richest man in Russia. The yacht was sold at around $600 million and it is about 156 metres in length, easily allowing the boat to fit at least 40 guests and a crew of 80. The yacht is one of the biggest in the world and also one the most expensive. Considered one of the most beautiful works of art in the world of luxury yachts, the Dilbar boasts up to 41,000 square feet of space, a sundeck, swimming platforms, and two helipads, among other fascinating features.