FOR SALE: FIGHTER JET
Do you feel like your holiday wish list is missing something? Maybe a long-range supersonic jet interceptor/fighter/bomber will fill that void.
A 1959 McConnell Douglas F-4 Phantom is for sale -- with a hefty price tag of $3.25 million.
According to the listing it has 461 hours of use and is the world's only privately owned F4 Phantom capable of flight.
A fully-powered Phantom has a top speed of around 1700 mph. It can carry more than 18,000 pounds of weapons including air-to-air missiles, air-to-ground missiles, and various bombs.
Beginning in 1959, it set 15 world records for in-flight performance including an absolute speed record and an absolute altitude record.
Production ran from 1958 to 1981, with a total of 5,195 built.