A Family Affair- page 4 | History | Air & Space Magazine
Current Issue
July 2014 magazine cover

Save 47% off the cover price!

(Courtesy Pietenpol Family)

A Family Affair

Bernard Pietenpol’s happiest moments came when he was flying one of his homebuilt airplanes—with a child or two in tow.

Touch Down

(Courtesy Pietenpol Family)

With the Air Camper, Pietenpol finally had an airplane that was easy to build and easy to fly, and he found it perfect for touching down on farmers’ fields.

Comment on this Story

comments powered by Disqus