An Interesting Idea
About 20 years later, when he was in his 40s, he found Joanne Ussery. She was from Mississippi and had become a hairdresser. She chose to buy a Boeing 727 airplane and turned it into a house. Before this innovation, she lived in a regular house, but it burned down. This ultimately led to her decision to make a functional house from an airplane.
While Campbell already started with the freight trains, he decided it would be original and inventive to try to do the same with a bigger plane. Of course, he also figured it might be more of a challenge. Since he already had those 10 acres, space wasn’t a problem, but money was because he had to buy the plane and get it to Oregon.