The Sun reports Westlife have spent $7.5 million on a private jet after they grew sick of chartering planes to travel around the world. “It sounds like a lavish gesture but it makes sense,” said a source close to the group. “Even when they’re not working, they tend to be flying somewhere every week. They’re always back and forth between Dublin and London. But when things are busy or they’re on tour, they are flying all over the world. Now they’ll have their own plane ready to go wherever and whenever they need it.” Read more.