Airstream Honors Veterans and First Responders
American travel trailer maker’s Airstream Salute initiative offers factory rebates to those who keep us free and safe
Jackson Center, Ohio (August 9, 2018) – Airstream, maker of the iconic “silver bullet” travel trailer, is honoring military personnel and first responders with Airstream Salute, a new program designed to help those who give so much realize their dreams of outdoor adventure.
“The men and women of our military and our first responders protect the freedom we enjoy. Airstream knows that saying, ‘Thank you for your service,’ is not enough. We want to enable them to explore and enjoy the country they serve so well in the special ways made possible by our recreational vehicles,’ said Airstream President and CEO Bob Wheeler.
The Airstream Salute program offers eligible military personnel and first responders factory rebates on the full range of new Airstream products.
Airstream Salute is available to United States active duty military personnel, veterans, retirees, members of the National Guard and reserves, certain military spouses and dependents, EMTs, firefighters and members of law enforcement. Those interested can confirm their eligibility by completing a short form on Airstream.com. Qualified participants will receive an Airstream Salute certificate for use at Airstream dealerships. Full program details can be found at airstream.com/salute.
Airstream, manufacturer of the iconic “silver bullet” Airstream® travel trailer, is the longest-tenured recreational vehicle manufacturer in the world. The company’s mission, as set forth by founder Wally Byam, is to create well-designed, high-quality products that allow people to follow their dreams and explore the world in home-like comfort. A steadfast commitment to Byam’s creed, “Let’s not make changes, let’s only make improvements,” has made the aluminum Airstream travel trailer a timeless classic. An unwavering focus on innovation keeps the company at the forefront of technology and customer experience in both the towable and motorized sectors. Airstream is based in Jackson Center, Ohio, where a team of skilled craftspeople hand builds each travel trailer and upfits every touring coach, adding daily to the brand’s reputation for quality and innovation. Learn more about Airstream, our dealers, and current travel trailer and touring coach models at www.airstream.com. For the latest news on Airstream, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram. Airstream, Inc. is a subsidiary of Elkhart, IN-based THOR Industries, Inc. (NYSE: THO). THOR is the sole owner of operating subsidiaries that, combined, represent the world’s largest manufacturer of recreational vehicles. For more information on THOR Industries and its products, please visit www.thorindustries.com.
THOR Industries recognizes the environmental, social, and governance risks and opportunities presented by climate change. With our recent commitment to ‘Business Ambition for 1.5°C’, the THOR Family of Companies is taking bold actions to address climate change by committing to be carbon net-neutral by 2050, with an interim target of 50% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. Airstream, RV’s most iconic brand, has consistently focused on sustainable efforts so it’s natural they are the first in the industry to offer an initiative allowing consumers to participate in carbon sequestering directly. We are excited to support Airstream’s ‘Caravan to Carbon Neutral’ campaign, an important step toward THOR’s carbon net-neutral future.