Elon Musk is the owner of a Gulstream G650 ER private jet. The Jet was built in 2015 and delivered to Musk in 2016. The jet is a G650 ER. ER stands for Extended Rage, meaning a nonstop reach of the industry’s highest performance long-range business aircraft of 7,500 nautical miles/13,890 kilometers. The jet is formally registered to Falcon Landing LLC, which name refers to Elon Musk’s Falcon 9 space vehicle. Musk previously used a 1999 Dassault Falcon 900 B with registration N900SX (Space X). This jet is listed for sale.
Elon Musk is the founder of Tesla Motors, SpaceX and Solar City. He was born in South Africa, but he also has the Canadian and the American Nationality. In 1995 he co-founded Zip2, a software company, together with is brother. In 1999 the company was sold for US$ 309 million. He later founded X.com an online payment company. This company merged with Paypal in 2000. When Paypal was sold to Ebay, Elon Musk received US$ 165 million. Later he started SpaceX and Tesla.
Musk now has a net worth of US$ 11.4 billion.
Tesla was started in 2003 and Elon Musk became involved in 2003 as early investor and co-creator. Tesla Motors is an American automaker and energy storage company based in Palo Alto, California. The company specializes in electric cars and its powertrain components. The company’s Model S ranks as the world's second best selling plug-in car. Tesla has sold more than 160,000 cars world wide. In 2015 Tesla Motor realized a reveneue of US$ 4 billion and a net profit of US$ 900 million.
Space X is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California, United States. Space X is active in technologies to reduce space transportation costs and enable the colonization of Mars. One of the products is Falcon 9 a two-stage-to-orbit launch vehicle.
The Gulfstream G650 is a twin-engine business jet airplane produced by Gulfstream Aerospace. In general the G650 is considered to be the best private jet money can buy. The new build price for a Gulfstream G650 is approximately US$ 65 million, but customization can quickly increase the price with several millions. The ER version has an extended range.
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