The International has taken on several shapes and has earned its place in RV history as the first ever self-contained travel trailer. Since that pivotal moment in 1958, the International has done more than free itself from the constraints of campground hookups – it has also continuously evolved as the needs and desires of travelers have changed.
Did you know that almost all Airstream model names come from boats? As a young man, Wally Byam was drawn to the seas and when he joined the Seaman’s Union he sailed the South Seas. Over the years, the company has often used nautical names in our product lines. A few names are Clipper, Land Yacht, Liner, Caravel, Trade Wind, and Flying Cloud. Even the interior structure walls are referred to as "bulkheads."