|Sleeping Capacity||2 – 5|
|Exterior Length||31' 3"|
|Exterior Width||8' 5.5"|
|Exterior Height w/AC||9' 9.5"|
Technology thrives during wars when scientists, inventors, and mad rulers come up with ideas to guard against destruction (or enhance their capacity for destruction). Here is some background information about Anthony Fokker and Hugo Junkers, who not only contributed to the aircraft industry, but also indirectly to the future of Airstream. Their creation, the Junker J2, was constructed with steel sheeting. But it was too heavy – the dense steel weighed the aircraft down. So the company then experimented with duralumin, a new high-strength aluminum alloy. They intended to use it for the next model of aircraft, the J3, but it
The signers of the Declaration were dedicated in their fevered goals and are summed up in the ending statement, “we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.” Many of the signers lost their lives, and others lost their fortunes. As a collective body, they sent the world’s political institutions a message. Today we not only give thanks to our forefathers for giving us our freedoms from an oppressive overseas monarchy, but we pay tribute to and celebrate the birth of an individual that and shaped an industry. Wallace Merle Byam was born on July
On any journey you can always expect the unexpected. You might be traveling down old Route 66 in Arizona, the fishing shores in Nova Scotia, or a Caravan highlighting a series of cultural, historical or breathtaking natural landscapes. The 1956 Airstream Wally Byam European Caravan covered encyclopedic experiences from A to Z and beyond. Your eyes widen as you walk under the Eiffel Tower, strolling through the Vatican, enjoying a beer at the Hofbräuhaus in München, swimming on the French Riviera, or going to the opera in Vienna. Then you have an unexpected luncheon with a very famous and special person. The owner of a
The day had finally arrived. Wally and Stella Byam were preparing to leave for New York, where they’d head off to Africa for the Airstream Caravan. Arthur Ruiz, Caravan mechanic, also had his rig ready. As they readied their trip, Wally and Stella addressed the Jackson Center, Ohio Airstream employees. They explained the adventure ahead, and what their efforts in manufacturing means to Airstream owners – both on the African Caravan and those enjoying the byways in the States. With their Airstream rig in New York, Wally and Stella have just one final stop before they leave for Africa. They travel
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