The Light Jet was introduced in 1964 with the FAA certification of the Learjet23. A light jet comfortably carries 4 - 9 passengers, depending on the aircraft configuration and most can be operated by a single pilot. Light jets are popular among families and executive travel groups, offering a climb from sea level to 45,000 feet in less than 30 minutes. Due to their size, light jets enable them to land almost anywhere, offering the opportunity for you to explore the lesser visited destinations. Looking at private jet range comparison, the range of a light jet will vary depending on passenger and load size. Typically, the operating costs of light jets are lower than other, larger aircraft options. Browse our selection of light jets for sale below, or use our comparison tool to help you find what you’re looking for.