Brown Leather Flight Jacket patches
The A-2 Flight Jacket was made famous by U.S. Army airmen who wore them as a testament to their bravery, independence and skill. Service tested in 1930, the A2 jacket was adopted as the regulation Army Air Corps flying jacket on May 9, 1931. Its style continues to be a perfect example of form following function.
is available and true to the original design in russet or seal brown horsehide or medium brown goatskin.
The A2 leather jacket is true to the original Air Corp Spec:
The A2 flight jacket have one piece back, 2 piece sleeves. Talon nickel finish zipper with leather puller tabs, single entry pocket with luxurious curved shape flaps. Epaulets boxed stitched, 1 3/4" tapering down to 1 1/2". Hanger loop boxed stitch through and through. Stand up collar, snapped down collar tips. 8-10 stitches per inch, reinforced pockets corners and wind flap, provide solid construction that backed by life time warrantee.
The A-2 jacket have lining of 100% cotton and 100% wool knit cuffs & waistband is also true to the original. Finish touch of ther A-2 flight leather jacket are A/N inspection stamp and Air Corp stamp on the lining.
If you like to create your personal specifications A2 jacketor modified colors, shape or components please select the A-2 jacket custom made details bellow.
Courtesy of Jay Brown. a wonderful, emotional, and touching presentation of an A-2 Flight jacket to a WWII Vet who earned the original.
A-2 Jacket, Flight Jacket. A2 jacket, US Air Force (Air Corp) Leather flight jacket. Made in USA! Available as per original US Air Corp. specifications in medium brown...