Exact reproduction of the first MA-1 Flight Jacket made in 1957. This MA-1 is a Special Edition ,,William Gibson” as once produced by the “Lion Uniform Company” made of heavy nylon twill fabric, which can’t be compared to all these cheap light flight satin jackets you can find at every corner – this MA-1 is outstanding! The Slender Version of this black MA-1 is designed for those who prefer something slimmer and less bulky than the original fit of the MA-1 flight jacket. William Gibson is a wll known sience fiction author and Buzz Rickson fan.
- Material: 100% heavy nylon
- 2/2 Heavy Nylon Twill Government use
- Lining: 58% Wolle/ Wool 42% Baumwolle/ Cotton Pile undyed natural color
- Out Slash Pocket: 35% Wool/ Wolle 65% Rayon double face brushed
- Zipper: Crown aluminum spring automatic lock
- Snap Buttons U.S. Goverment Department of defense Specs.
- USAF print on left sleeve
- tabs on front left made to hold the headset and microphone wires
- Made in Japan
- Size one size down, means XL fits like a regular L | EU52