Religion: obsessed with birds
Name: Air Man
Alter Ego: Dr. Drake Stephens
Other Names: The Airman; Drake Stevens
Publisher(s): Centaur Publications
First Appearance: Keen Detective Funnies #23 (Aug. 1940): "Air Man"
First Appearance (Additional Details): (modern) Protectors #1 (Sep. 1992): "When Heroes Gather"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 25
Enemy of: Captain Klegg
Ally: Professor Claude Stevens
Text from now-defunct "Who's Who in the Protectors" webpage previously available at http://www.mightycrusaders.net/mp_whoswho.htm:
Real Name: Drake Stephens
Known Relatives: unnamed father (deceased)
Group Affiliation: Protectors
Source of Powers: His costume
Powers/Abilities: made a costume out of his love for birds. His costume allows him to fly w/a pair of huge wings. He also wears a utility belt of sorts that stores all manner of devices.
First Appearance: Golden Age-Keen Detective Comics #23 (Centaur Comics), Revived in 1992 by Malibu in Protectors #1
History: While studying birds in 1939, Dr. Stevens father was killed at sea by Captain Klegg. He donned a personal flying suit that he had been designing (with which to better study his birds) and became Air Man. He added a utility belt filled with useful weaponry. As Air Man he defeated Captain Klegg and numerous other mystery villains.
List of Appearances: Protectors #1-20, Airman #1, Ferret #7
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