Former privévliegtuig Elvis Presley will be auctioned
A privévliegtuig that is in the possession of Elvis Presley (1935-1977) is auctioned. The aircraft was on Saturday sold for $ 430,000 (384.000 euro).
That has auction house WHITE Auctions announced. It is not known who the buyer is.
The opknappertje was already 35 years old at an airport in the Us state of New Mexico. According to the auction house has Elvis himself, the interior designed with golden trim, red upholstery and red carpet. The Lockheed Jetstar from 1962, however, has no engine, and the cockpit is needed for a restoration.
Elvis bought the plane with his father Vernon Presley.