Elvis Presley's Private Jet Sold

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A private jet once used by Elvis Presley has been sold for $430,000 at a California, event featuring celebrity memorabilia, GWS Auctions Inc.

The aircraft that does not have an engine has been sitting unused for about 30 years on the tarmac in Roswell, New Mexico.

The jet was expected to fetch between $2million and $3.5million, according to liveauctioneers.com, the site handling the bidding.  

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he listing for the plane read: 'This aircraft has never been restored and features original external painting and detailing, as well as original interior.

'The interior was custom designed to Elvis' specifications. Down to the gold-tone, woodwork, inlay and red velvet seats and red shag carpet.'

The buyer was not named in the sold note posted on the firm's website.

Two other planes once owned by Elvis - Lisa Marie and Hound Dog II - are on display at the Elvis Presley Museum in Graceland, Elvis' estate.

Pic Credit: GWS Auctions, Inc