Made in USA New Alpha Industries Ground Crew Grey Flight Jacket
These are the old U.S.A. made MA-1’s.
When they designed this model the pilots were smaller built.
The classic U.S. Air Force flight jacket made by Alpha for the military for over 40 years. For use in cold weather climates (20 degrees F) .
Front closure storm flap
Knit collar, waistband, and cuffs
Alpha Signature Zippered utility/pencil pocket
Double Pull Tab on Heavy Duty Zipper
57 separate sewing operations go into making the MA-1
Water repellent Dupont Type 6-6 Nylon Flight Satin Outer shell
100% nylon flight lining and polyester batting inter-lining
Shoulder to shoulder; 18,5″
Armpit to armpit; 24″
Zipper length; 21″
Back length from the bottom of collar to the bottom of the waistband; 23,5″
Sleeve length; 24″
Shoulder to shoulder; 19″
Armpit to armpit; 25″
Zipper length; 22″
Back length from the bottom of collar to the bottom of the waistband; 24″
Sleeve length; 24,5″
“Dating back to 1959. Knoxville, Tennessee. U.S. Department of Defense at the time have been requesting to Alpha company to review military jacket. It’s for age, improved design of technical improvement in the use of force and real life level was required. Develop better quality material and will be examined again on Alpha company was making jacket with excellent design, quality and reliability. Its finish triumphs over weather conditions and endurance, has reputation as a product designed for more warm and comfortable.
Today, Alpha industries and manufacture a product around the world, has been selling as well as establish a standard as a high-quality supplier of the United States Army, as a pioneer in addition to design cutting-edge items always is.”