Is there an 18 foot hole in your air travel collection? If so, you won’t want to miss an auction currently underway. For only 1.25 million Pounds, you can own an 18 foot long 3.5 ton engine, together with operating manual and certificatw of authenticity. The engine was used on one of British Airway’s Concordes, the only supersonic aircraft ever used for commercial aviation. Tim Parker, who is selling it, purchased it from BA at auction in 2004 for an undisclosed price. You’ll definitely be the only one on your block with one of these.
- Supersonic Concorde Awakened & Put Back To Sleep (wired.com)