MA-1 Bomber Summer Jacket - Military Green

SKU: 2220010702017

Regular price €199,00 €149,00 |  You Save €50,00 (25%off)

After the B-15 series in the 1950s, the MA-1 became the preeminent flight jacket of the 20th century, employed for over three decades by the US Air Force and Navy due to its effectiveness.

Product Details

Family: MA-1 Jacket
Collection: Spring/Summer
The MA-1 is a military jacket characterized by his bomber fit.
Two flap pockets. Zip Utility pockets.
Knit collar, cuffs and waistband MA-1.
MA-1 utility pocket on sleeve.
Frieze applied to the strap on the left shoulder.
Perfect to wear on chinos.

  • Model is 186 cm and wears a size Large.

Materials

100% Polyester Shell - 100% Cotton Jersey Main Lining - 100% Polyester Sleeves Lining

Size & Fit

Regular Fit
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HISTORY OF MA-1

Origins in Military Aviation:

The MA-1 jacket, which stands for "Military Airmen 1," was initially designed for United States Air Force pilots during the 1950s. The jacket's inception can be traced back to the need for a lightweight, yet durable flight jacket that could provide pilots with comfort, insulation, and functionality during high-altitude missions. The MA-1 was a groundbreaking departure from its predecessor, the leather A-2 jacket, introducing nylon as the primary material.

Transition to Top Gun Era:

As military aviation evolved, so did the MA-1 jacket. It gained widespread popularity during the Top Gun era of the 1980s when it became synonymous with the iconic fighter pilot look. The jacket's distinctive bomber fit, utility pocket on the sleeve, and knit collar, cuffs, and waistband became defining features that set it apart from other military jackets

The MA-1 Today:

Today, the MA-1 jacket continues to be a coveted wardrobe essential. Its enduring appeal lies in its ability to seamlessly blend functionality with fashion. The MA-1 Jacket, with its regular fit, two flap pockets, and distinctive frieze detail, captures the essence of its military history while offering a contemporary edge that resonates with a diverse range of fashion enthusiasts.

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