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Airstream's silver bullets still flying
Airstream's silver bullets still flying

Kate Pierson of the B-52s fell so hard for her first Airstream that she ended up owning enough of the travel trailers to open an all-Airstream hotel in the desert near Joshua Tree National Park. Fans of the retro-chic silver bullets spend $200 a night to sleep in vintage trailers. With names such as "Lava," "Tiki" and "Planet Air," each is decorated with posters and memorabilia of the famed "Love Shack" rock group. "It's a magical place," Pierson said recently. "Six Airstreams on a sand dune!" But 100 miles west, at Los Angeles' largest Airstream dealer, a sign on the door says, "Yes, we're still making...

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