The Type A-2 leather flight jacket is an American military flying jacket originally invented and developed for and closely associated with World War II U.S. Army Air Force pilots, navigators and bombardiers.
This is a premium USAF Water Buffalo leather - MADE IN USA - A-2 flying jacket, with SCOVILL brass front zipper.
Used and in good condition with general signs of wear and creasing throughout. There is a hole to the lining and there have been some stitch repairs to the cuff ribs and to the hem rib. Please see all pictures.
All my used listings - unless otherwise stated - have been worn before, therefore they will typically show signs of wear.
COLOUR: Dark Seal Brown.
SIZE: 42L and this fits like L (UK Sizing) with a 47in full external chest and the overall fit - but it depends how loose you like to wear (please see below for all key measurements to check against a similar garment of your own to ensure a good fit).
FABRIC: 100% Water Buffalo Leather. This jacket weighs approximately 1.7kg.
- SCOVILL brass front zip
- 2 lower patch pockets with snap flap entry
- Rib cuffs and hem
- Fixed shoulder epaulettes
- Fully lined
HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR SIZE: Please DO NOT solely rely on the listed size for your correct fit. Designers often use different measurements for sizes depending on the overall look they desire, so sizes can not only vary brand to brand but also within the same brand. Also, for vintage and pre-worn items the shape may have changed after years of being worn. The best way to ensure your correct fit is to compare the measurements listed to a similar item that fits you well.
EXTERNAL MEASUREMENTS: Please check against a similar garment of your own that fits you well, measuring flat and fully zipped or buttoned up (if applicable) on a flat surface:
A - CHEST - armpit to armpit (double for full chest): 23.5in (59.5cm)
B - SLEEVE - shoulder seam to cuff end: 26.5in (67cm)
C - SHOULDER - distance between shoulder seams straight across at the back: 21in (53cm)
D - LENGTH - at the centre back from the base of the collar to the hem: 27in (68.5cm)
Please do not solely rely on the listed size for your correct fit. Designers often use different measurements for sizes depending on the overall look they desire, so sizes can not only vary brand to brand but also within the same brand.
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OUTSIDE THE UK
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