Photos: Elvis Presley's old rusty jet will go to auction in Florida next month

A 60-year-old jet once owned by the King himself has been rusting away in a New Mexico desert for years, but will soon be up for grabs at an auctio...

December 10, 2022
1:32 AM

A 60-year-old jet once owned by the King himself has been rusting away in a New Mexico desert for years, but will soon be up for grabs at an auction in Central Florida. According to a listing from the auction site Mecum, the pinkĀ 1962 Lockheed 1329 JetStar was purchased by Elvis Presley on Dec. 22, 1976 , eight months beforeĀ he died, for $840,000. The jet is apparently one of several owned Elvis. The other two, the Lisa Marie and Hound Dog II, are currently on display in Graceland. "With a busy touring schedule, these crafts were needed to transport the singer, his TCB Band, backup groups, Col.

Colin Wolf