Jim Carrey, John Travolta, Tom Cruise, Harrison Ford and Morgan Freeman are some movie stars who own private jets. Angelina Jolie is another celebrity who owns an airplane and is licensed to pilot it.Continue Reading
Jim Carrey owns a Gulfstream V, a high-performance jet known for its comprehensive safety features. This jet can accommodate 16 passengers and accelerate close to the speed of sound. A movie star known for his fascination with flying, John Travolta owns a Boeing 707-138 and has logged more than 35,000 miles on his own. He built a personal garage by his house just for his private jet. Qantas, an Australian airline, named Travolta an honorary pilot for the company.
Tom Cruise earned his private pilot's license in 1994 before purchasing a Gulfstream IV and a P-51 Mustang fighter plane used during World War II. The Gulfstream IV has two Rolls Royce engines and can accommodate up to 19 passengers. Harrison Ford also owns several planes, including a CJ3 Citation jet and a Cessna 680 Sovereign.
Morgan Freeman has owned at least three planes, including the Emivest SJ30, the Cessna 414 and the Cessna Citation 501 jet. Angelina Jolie owns the Cirrus S22, a popular single-engine plane.Learn more about Art & Literature