Bruce Campbell loves planes — so much so that 17 years ago he had a Boeing 727 towed to his property outside of Hillsboro, Oregon. These days, he lives in the plane about half of the year. He spoke with “Think Out Loud” about what it’s like to call a former airliner home.

  • We talk to OPB reporter Rob Manning about the bond measure Portland voters are considering. At $790 million, it’s the largest school bond measure in Oregon history.
  • Bruce Campbell lives in a Boeing 727 outside of Hillsboro. We talk to him about why he decided to live in an airplane and what life is like in a former airliner.

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