If you have a sizeable bank account, you can probably afford a luxurious car. But when you’re one of the richest celebrities or top businessmen in the world, you probably want to spend your money on something nicer. The celebs on our list have the means to buy luxurious yachts and private jets at a moments notice, without worrying about property or flight insurance. So instead of airport lines for charter flights or dealing with cancelled vacation and hotel bookings, these stars just fly their private planes or sail on their personal yachts. Either way, we’re certain you’ll be surprised at how much their extravagant purchases costed them!
Bill Gates – Bombardier BD-700 Global Express, Estimated $40 Million
The man who is known worldwide for his wealth and success, co-founder of Microsoft Corporation, Bill Gates, owns a Bombardier BD-700 Global Express – a ‘top of the line’ business jet available in aviation market, full with technological advancements. BD-700 is designed to fly long distances at high speed. It can fly nonstop between intercontinental destinations with maximum speed of Mach1. If that doesn’t amaze you, it also features a Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion avionics suite that’s built for enhanced performance and error-free navigation. He actually owns two of these jets, but Bill is not planning to go bankrupt anytime soon. We just hope he has good flight insurance because he doesn’t appear to be taking a charter flight to his vacation spots anytime soon.