The Buckingham Shamal is an armored, Plane featured in Grand Theft Auto V and GTA Online.

This vehicle also appears in GTA San Andreas.

How to get the Shamal in GTA 5 Story Mode:

In GTA V Story Mode, the Shamal can be found and stolen (see the spawn locations in the "Appearances" section below), or it can be purchased for a price of $1,150,000.

How to get the Shamal in GTA Online:

The Shamal can be purchased in GTA Online from Elitás Travel for a price of $1,150,000.

The Shamal is stored as a Pegasus Vehicle or in the Hangar (Personal Aircraft). It can only be resprayed and cannot be further modified.

Once acquired, you can request the delivery of the Shamal from the Pegasus Concierge, Interaction Menu - Aircraft.

Buckingham Shamal in Real Life:

The design of the Buckingham Shamal is based on a real life Learjet 45.

Buckingham Shamal Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the Shamal in GTA V is 159.00 mph (255.89 km/h) when it's fully upgraded, as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

The Shamal is an armored vehicle, and with full Armor it requires 3 Homing Missiles to be destroyed.

Can you sell the Shamal in GTA Online?

No, you cannot sell the Shamal. Unfortunately in GTA Online it's not possible to sell Special Vehicles, Pegasus, or Facility Vehicles.

Shamal: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Planes
Manufacturer Manufacturer: BuckinghamBuckingham
Vehicle Features Armored VehicleHas LiveriesHas Variants
Acquisition Elitás Travel
Story Mode Price $1,150,000
GTA Online Price $1,150,000
Storage Location Pegasus VehicleHangar (Personal Aircraft)
Delivery Method Pegasus ConciergeInteraction Menu - Aircraft
Pegasus Category Plane
Modifications Paint Job OnlyHangar Aircraft Workshop
Variant / Liveries
  • Shamal: MyFly Variant
    Variant MyFly Variant
  • Shamal: Air Herler Variant
    Variant Air Herler Variant
  • Shamal: Air Emu Variant
    Variant Air Emu Variant
  • Shamal: FlyUS Variant
    Variant FlyUS Variant
Variant / Conversion


Sell Cannot be sold
Race Availability Can be used in Races
Top Speed - Game Files 202.69 mph (326.20 km/h)
Based on (Real Life) Learjet 45

Seats 10
Mass / Weight 6,400 KG
Drive Train FWD

Shamal: GTA V Performance

Top Speed - Real 159.00 mph (255.89 km/h)
Lap Time 0:49.417
Bulletproof No
Explosive Resistance

Amount of explosives required to destroy the Shamal, with 100% armor, and occupied by a player:

Explosive Weapon Amount
Homing Launcher / Oppressor Missiles / Jet Missiles 3
RPG / Grenades / Sticky Bomb / MOC Cannon 1
Explosive Rounds (Heavy Sniper Mk II) 2
Tank Cannon (Rhino / APC) 1
Anti-Aircraft Trailer Dual 20mm Flak 1

Shamal: GTA V Statistics

Overall 43.75

Note: The above statistics are coming from the Rockstar official website.

Shamal Description:

The Shamal is a mid-size business jet known for its climb and cruise performance, balanced handling and economical fuel consumption. At current gas prices, you can fly a Shamal coast to coast for just $50,000, without even a second thought for the Ozone layer.

Shamal: GTA V Appearances

Release Date September 17, 2013
DLC / Title Update 1.01 Game Launch
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA OnlineGTA OnlineGame Edition: GTA V Story ModeGTA V Story Mode
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox OnePlayStation 3Xbox 360

Shamal Spawn Locations in Grand Theft Auto V Where to find the Shamal in GTA Online and GTA V Story Mode:

Story Mode:

  • Los Santos International Airport
Appearances in Story Missions:

Model ID shamal
Shamal: Vehicle Customization
Total Cost to Fully Upgrade in GTA Online $725
ModificationStory PriceGTA Online Price
Stock Livery N/A $575
Livery 1 N/A $625
Livery 2 N/A $675
Livery 3 N/A $725
Remove N/A Remove Aircraft

Shamal: GTA V Screenshots

Shamal: Appearances in Other Games

Grand Theft Auto V


GTA San Andreas


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