USAAF Type B-15A Flight Jacket

Color: Olive
Size: 40

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Model

  • 5' 10", 159 lbs / 178 cm, 72 kg. Size 40.
**This JACKET fits one size smaller than the tagged size, please refer to our "SIZE & FIT" for the best fit.**
‚óĄDESCRIPTION

The B-15 series is an alternative to the B-10 as a mid-temperature flight suit.

A modified version of the B-15, known as the B-15A, appeared on November 4, 1944, and was characterized by the addition of a cortical triangle on the left or both sides of the forecast with fixed oxygen tubes, and two hooks near the armpits on either side for securing communication wires. This design continued into the B-15B, B-15C, B-15D, and the initial MA-1 flying jacket.

The B-15A is a very distinctive part of the B-15 series. chest of two pieces of cortex triangle let you'll never forget, B-15A was made of cotton cloth, and later models began to use nylon cloth, The B-15 series features a larger collar than the B-10, convenient stand collars warm head, The zipper is positioned to the right of the centerline, a unique feature of the B-15 and B-15A.

‚óĄDETAILS
  1. Outer: 100% Cotton.
  2. Inner: 80% wool, 20% polyester.
  3. TALON Zippers.
  4. Urea buttons.
‚óĄSIZE & FIT

Please carefully read the size info before purchase! Different products have different size info.
Please use this info as a general guide as measurements are approximate.

  • Model - 5' 10", 159 lbs / 178 cm, 72 kg. Size 40.

  • Size Shoulder Chest
    36 17.7" / 45 cm 43.3" / 110 cm
    38 18.3" / 46.5 cm 44.9" / 114 cm
    40 18.9" / 48 cm 46.5" / 118 cm
    42 19.7" / 50 cm 48" / 122 cm
    44 20.5" / 52 cm 49.6" / 126 cm

    Size Sleeve Length
    36 24.2" / 61.5 cm 23.4" / 59.5 cm
    38 24.8" / 63 cm 24" / 61 cm
    40 25.4" / 64.5 cm 24.8" / 63 cm
    42 25.8" / 65.5 cm 25.6" / 65 cm
    44 26.4" / 67 cm 26.4" / 67 cm

    In order to best determine fit, it may be helpful to compare our garment’s measurements to a similar garment you already own. Lay your garment on a flat surface and take all measurements from the outside of the garment.

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    The B-15 series is an alternative to the B-10 as a mid-temperature flight suit.

    A modified version of the B-15, known as the B-15A, appeared on November 4, 1944, and was characterized by the addition of a cortical triangle on the left or both sides of the forecast with fixed oxygen tubes, and two hooks near the armpits on either side for securing communication wires. This design continued into the B-15B, B-15C, B-15D, and the initial MA-1 flying jacket.

    The B-15A is a very distinctive part of the B-15 series. chest of two pieces of cortex triangle let you'll never forget, B-15A was made of cotton cloth, and later models began to use nylon cloth, The B-15 series features a larger collar than the B-10, convenient stand collars warm head, The zipper is positioned to the right of the centerline, a unique feature of the B-15 and B-15A.