Posted by Huwbot,
©1997 LEGO Group
Today's random set is 6979 Interstellar Starfighter, released in 1997. It's one of 18 Space sets produced that year. It contains 292 pieces and 3 minifigs, and its retail price was US$80.
It's owned by 1483 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.