Airstream Partners with Swiss Army Knife Makers

May 19, 2009 by · 1 Comment 

airstream-interior In celebration of its 125th anniversary, Victorinox Swiss Army -makers of the Swiss Army Knife – has announced a  partnership with Airstream Inc. to produce the first “Victorinox Special Edition Airstream”  travel trailer.

 These two iconic brands have created a 19-foot trailer, production of which will be limited  to 125 units and which embodies their shared qualities and philosophies: precision,  functionality, reliability and a classically elegant design, according to a press release.

 “When you enter into the trailer, the design cohesion between the two brands is both  intuitive and natural – it’s comfortable and truly defines a luxe camping experience,” said  Scott Swaebe, director of visual merchandising for Victorinox Swiss Army.

Like the legendary Swiss Army Knife, the details of the trailer are precise and clean, the release stated. And to ensure consumers are fully equipped, a collection of Victorinox Swiss Army timepieces, kitchen cutlery, Swiss Army Knives and accessories are included with each trailer

“It’s rare to find another brand that so closely represents the Airstream values of outdoor adventure in style,” said Bob Wheeler, Airstream president and CEO. “Victorinox is clearly such a company and we were thrilled to collaborate on this very special travel trailer. Whether it’s a Swiss Army knife or an Airstream, it’s something you buy to last a lifetime.”

The specially numbered special edition units are available beginning June 15. The commemorative, serialized plaque bears the famous Swiss Army Knife cross and shield emblem. This special edition Airstream travel trailer will retail starting at $59,000 and will be available at participating Airstream dealerships nationwide. For more information, please visit

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