Like its counterpart, the B-15 Slim Fit has a flight nylon, water-resistant shell with nylon twill lining and 100% polyester fill. It also features the removable faux mouton collar and tonal color lining. The nylon web oxygen tab and headset wire snap tabs pay homage to the original military B-15 bombers mil-spec features that helped pilots secure their oxygen masks and headset wires during flight.Alpha's classic B-15 in a contemporary slim silhouette. Alpha logo on zig-zag zipper extension. MA-1 utility pocket on sleeve. Signature red "Remove Before Flight" flag. Knit rib cuffs and waistband.
For mild or colder winter. The B-15 jacket was first introduced in 1944 to replace the B-10. It was used throughout the late 40's by the U.
Air Force pilots and air crews. Designed for cold temperatures, the jacket had a Mouton fur collar and 100% wool knit waistband and cuffs.
It also featured a tab to hold the pilot's oxygen mask as well as a second one to keep the headset wires in place. It went through many revisions including one that started using nylon.Alpha started making reproductions of the B-15 bombers in 1993 and today produce them to the B-15D specifications including the nylon, tabs and Mouton collar. With arm relaxed at your side, measure from center back neck, to point of shoulder, and along the arm to the wrist (just below round bone). Measure around body with tape leveled on the fullest part of your chest. Measure around your waist with the tape leveled at the narrowest point of your torso.
Stand with heels 2 to 3 apart. Keep the tape leveled and measure around the fullest part of your hips. The item "ALPHA INDUSTRIES SLIM FIT B-15 FLIGHT JACKET/BOMBER NYLON MJB45500C1 B15" is in sale since Saturday, January 20, 2018.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Men\Men's Clothing\Coats, Jackets & Vests". The seller is "skystylejacket" and is located in Buffalo NY. This item can be shipped worldwide.