Danish Businessman Nabs First Eclipse 500 Sold At Auction
A Danish businessman is the winner of the first auction of the Eclipse 500. Morten Wagner of Denmark bid $1,833,945. The list price of an Eclipse 500 is $1,719.942.60 and the reserve for the auction was $1,633.945.47. According to Aero News Network, Wagner will be heading to the company's headquarters in Albuquerque this week to pick up his plane. Wagner is the founder of an internet company called Freeway and plans to use his new plane for business travel throughout Europe, and to travel between his homes in London, Spain, and Denmark. He currently flies a Cirrus SR22 but has had his eye on the Eclipse for a while.