A Woodland Cabin Fit For The Skies (Video)


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In 1999, the former electrical engineer had a vision: To save retired jetliners from becoming scrap metal by reusing them.  Slightly built and with a charming smile, the 64-year-old Campbell sees the task as part of his goal in life.

'Mine is to change humanity's behavior in this little niche,' he said as he stood beside the plane, lamenting the need to power wash its exterior and trim the dense foliage.

Bruce Campbell lives in an airplane. Yes, an actual jet. The Portland-based aeronautics enthusiast makes his home in a converted Boeing 727 that was once used as a Greek aircraft until the mid-1960’s and now resides in a forest near Portland and spends six months of the year there. 

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