100% Nylon; Fill: 100% Polyester. 100% Flight Nylon: The CWU 45/P Flight Jacket was first issued to Air Force and Navy pilots.
It is constructed with a 100% mid-weight flight nylon shell. It also features a a fold down collar.Bonus Features: This authentic flight jacket has a utility pocket on the sleeve with a signature "Remove Before Flight" flag. There are also 2 lower flap pockets and 1 interior patch pockets.
The shirred sleeves and extra-thick knit rib cuffs and waistband give this jacket the authentic bomber look. Core Fit: This military-style jacket features a core fit. The waistband generally falls just above the hip. It has extra room in the body and sleeves, allowing for easier mobility and extra flexibility.
For Intermediate Weather: This bomber jacket features a thicker 100% polyester fill and a zipper closure with storm flaps, ensuring warmth in intermediate weather. The jacket is also water resistant, making it ideal for light rain or mild snow. About Alpha Industries: After being commissioned in 1959, Alpha Industries began designing and manufacturing jackets for the U. Military, protecting soldiers, aviators and sailors from the harsh elements. Today, Alpha Industries has closely maintained the authentic design for civilian fashion, outfitting men and women to realize their potential.
The company quickly became synonymous with developing the iconic MA-1, M-65, and N-3B trusted by soldiers, sailors and aviators to protect them from the most dire conditions across the land, sea and air. Today, Alpha's mission is to protect and inspire heroism in all forms by outfitting men and women to realize their limitless potential. Read more Fabric Shell: 100% Flight Nylon Lining: 100% Nylon Fill: 100% Polyester Product Specs Fit: CoreLength: Above Hip Recommended Weather Intermediate Weather Recommended Care Dry clean only Alpha Industries CWU 45/P Flight Jacket Originally issued to USAF and Navy pilots, the CWU 45/P Flight Jacket is a classic staple piece for those looking for a trendy yet durable jacket. The authentic military vibe is showcased through its thicker fill, ribbed knit cuffs and collar and front zipper closure with storm flaps to ensure the perfect insulation.
Read more Sleeve shirring MA-1 utility pocket on sleeveSignature red "Remove Before Flight" flag Knit rib cuffs and waistbandOttoman knit cuffsTwo lower flap pocketsAlpha logo on zig-zag zipper extension Removable patch with Alpha embroidery on chestFold down collar Read more Product History As the technology of materials and fabrics improved, there was a need for a new jacket that would be fire-retardant. The jacket was made of a nomex fabric that is known for its excellent thermal, chemical, and radiation resistance. Today air force pilots are still issues the CWU 36/P and 45/P. Alpha started producing the jackets for the military in 1995 and went on to make them for more than five years.We made this nylon version of the CWU 45/P for the commercial market in 1998 and introduced a leather version in the late 1990s. We are not responsible for any incorrect or undeliverable addresses. Please ensure the item meets your countries standards!
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