F. Size 40R, Color patches: "526 TACTICAL FIGHTER SQUADRON"
and U. S. Flag. Black Leather Name Tag with: Silver Pilot's Wing, Name,
Rank, and "USAF". (previously had a Pilot's Wing(?) pinned above
the Name Tag VELCRO), Minor Wear, EC+
M. Size 38R, Color Patch on Velcro: 4.5" "62nd FTR SQ"
(Bulldog with Red Boxing Gloves...neat patch), Black leather Name Tag on VELCRO with: Senior Pilot's Wing, Basic Parachutist's Badge, Rank, "USAF", and Name. Nice Jacket...minor wear, EC+
5988 Reproduction A-2 Brown Leather Flying JACKET
See jackets on the Flight Gear page: http://www.ljmilitaria.com/flight_gear.htm#5974___usaaf_usaf_brwn_lthr_flt_jackets
A. Size 42, by Spiewak, Dark Brown with Bullion CBI Patch on Left SSI and a Leather Blood Chit on the Back, Name Tag, EC
C. Size 46L, by Willis and Geiger, The Back was Handpainted with a Large Flying Tiger and Many other Items. 2 Leather (Handpainted) Patches:
14th USAAF on Left SSI and a 375th Bombardment Squadron on Breast. Blood Chit sewn-into the Lining, As-New!
E. Size 44 (actual size is 42), Dark Brown, by Flightsuits Ltd, Near-New!
Color Patches: "53d FIGHTER SQ" (53ND Fighter Squadron), Medium Size "52D FIGHTER WING" (shows the Insignia for the 4 Squadrons in the Wing), and "AIR COMBAT COMMAND". Brown Leather Name Tag with: Senior Pilot's Wing, Name, and Rank, Knits repaired, EC+
(Private Purchase Jacket worn by a Pilot in the 53rd FS)
6011 "GWEP" USN/USMC Winter Flying Jacket (Model A)
2nd Pattern, MIL-S-18342A, Black and White Woven Label.
(See #6012 for details)
(none in stock)
6012 "GWEP" USN/USMC Winter Flying JACKET (Model B)
3rd Pattern, MIL-S-18342B, Black & Gold Woven Spec. Label.
Forest Green Lightweight Jacket with: Nylon Outershell, OGCotton Lining,
K. size 44L, contract N383-53185A, by Aviators Clothing CO. INC., with Black Leather Pilot’s Name Tag with old style straight Wing, Rank and Name, stamped “LCDR”, Name and maybe a squadron “VS 836”?(not sure of number) below the label, Minor Wear, outershell and lining in Great Condition but the Moths have had their way with the knits (all need many repairs – collar should be replaced), EC
See on Flt Gear page: http://www.ljmilitaria.com/flight_gear.htm
6014 "GWEP" USN/USMC Winter Flying JACKET (Model C)
4th Pattern, MIL-S-18342C ("Vee" Knit Cuffs), Printed White "Spec" Label.
(Looks similar to #6012 except the Wrist Knits are different)
M. 42R, Dated 1971, Excellent Color!
(P-3 Orion Pilot's Jacket)
Color Patches: "PATRON FORTY-SIX”, “TACCO U.S. NAVY P-3 ORION” and “ALPHA”. Black Leather Name Tag with: Gold Pilot's Wing, Name, Rank, and "USN". Neck Label is Named to the Pilot, small knit repairs, Below Average: Wear, Stains, Scuffs and etc., Lining is 95% Condition, Outershell is 95% Condition, A very Nice Looking Jacket, EC+
(Uncommon patches: TACCO is the “Tactical Commander”
and ALPHA is for the aircrew being fully ASW qualified)
(VP-46 and Alpha patches are probably Japan made(?))
"USGI" = U. S. Government Issue
Note to Customers who have had NO"PRACTICAL"
experience with U. S. Military Jackets and Shirts.
Above Average amount stains and very-small( pin-size ) holes on lower-front and sleeves, Color Patches: WHITE ON BLUE: USAF & NAME TAPES, PILOT’S WING, RANK SEWN-ON SHOULDERS, & PARACHUTIST’S BADGE. COLOR PATCHES: U.S. FLAG, LARGE “TACTICAL AIR COMMAND”, “U.S. AIR FORCES IN EUROPE”, “526 TACTICAL FIGHTER SQUADRON”, & “MC DONNELL PHANTOM II”, GC+
AG. Large, dated 1971, MIL-J-7448J,
Color patches: “160TH TRS MONTGOMERY” (depicts the “SPOOK” with an RF-4 superposed on his front and a camera around his neck), U.S. Flag, “TACTICAL AIR COMMAND” ( patch was sewn-on “inside-out” ), “MC DONNELL PHANTOM II” (the original style factory patch), Rank-under-Plastic sewn-on shoulders, Black Leather Name tag on Velcro with: Senior Pilot’s Badge, light reddish stain below the Flag on upper-left sleeve(see picture)
Sleeve (from shoulder seam to end of knit cuff) = 27
Sleeve (center of neck to end of knit cuff) = 37+
Back (neck seam to bottom of knit) = 24.5
AP. Large, dated 1970, MIL-J-7448J (USAF),
Color U. S. Flag (Made in Japan(?)), (there is a "65TH AEROMEDICAL EVACUATION SQ." patch in the left pocket--apparently he was going to sew it on later ), Direct Embroidery on left breast: "U.S. AIR FORCE JACK KLUGE" with an Aircrewman's Wing, wrist knits replaced, other knits repaired, below average: stains, scuffs, abrasions & etc., minor Shadows where patches were Neatly removed from the Left Sleeve and Right Breast, Excellent Color, EC
( Working out of Travis AFB, CA the Squadron assisted in Operation Homecoming, circa February - April of 1973 from Hanoi and the PI )
ATJ. MEDIUM, DATED 1968, COLOR PATCHES: "3RD TACTICAL FIGHTER WING" & A LARGE "TACTICAL AIR COMMAND".
WHITE ON BLUE EMBROIDERED: RANK ON SHOULDERS, PILOT'S WING, & USAF TAPE. BLACK ON WHITE NAME TAPE. "DRMO" STAMP ON LINING (= WAS SOLD BY THE MILITARY TO A CIVILIAN OR A MILITARY PERSON), LINING STAINED, WRIST KNITS REPLACED (USGI), OTHER KNITS REPAIRED, SMALL CUT IN LINING, AVERAGE: STAINS, ABRASIONS, & WEAR. GC - GC+
AW. MEDIUM, DATED 1978, EXCELLENT COLOR!
SMALL SNAG IN LINING, WRIST KNITS REPLACED (USGI), & OTHER KNITS REPAIRED. COLOR PATCHES: "917TH TACTICAL FIGHTER GROUP", 46TH TACTICAL FIGHTER SQUADRON", & "TACTICAL AIR COMMAND". LEATHER NAME TAG WITH PILOT'S WING, EC
AZ. LARGE, DATED 1977, EXCELLENT COLOR!
AVERAGE AMOUNT OF: STAINS & ABRASIONS, BELOW AVERAGE AMOUNT OF WEAR, OLD SHOULDER RANK & BREAST PATCH REMOVED, NAMED ON POCKET TAG, WRIST KNITS REPLACED (USGI), OTHER KNITS REPAIRED, 2 COLOR PATCHES: "33d TACTICAL FIGHTER WING" & "60TH TAC FTR SQ FIGHTING CROWS". LEATHER NAME TAG WITH PILOT'S WING, GC+
(THE CROWS' PATCH IS NEAT--SHOWS A BLACK CROW WITH A RED THOMPSON SUBMACHINE GUN)
BC. XL, dated 1964, MIL-J-7448F ( USAF ), with cross-Flap and Epaulets!
Color patches: "347TH TAS" ( Tactical Airlift Squadron ), "TAC AIR CMD",
& "516TH AIRLIFT WING", Leather Name Tag with: Senior Pilot’s Wing, Name, Rank, Nickname, & “USAF” in old style Plastic holder, wrist knits and lining replaced with USGI parts, other knits repaired, pocket label loose along bottom edge, small 5/8” dull-reddish stain near waist band, Below average: stains, scuffs, abrasions, & etc., Excellent Color, EC
Color Patches: 510TH TFS, "474TH TACTICAL FIGHTER WING", and
"3RD TACTICAL FIGHTER WING". Black with Red Border Embroidered Name Tag with Command Pilot's Wing and Name. Brigadier General's Stars Under Plastic sewn-on-shoulders, Jacket Never-Worn, Near-Mint!
(Same Contract and Manufacturer as Chuck Yeager's L-2B; see page 234,
World Mook #12 Magazine, Printed in Japan)
(If this Jacket did not have Insignia sewn-on it would be "Dead-Stock"!
CC. XL, dated 1974, MIL-J-7448J, Color patches: "449TH BOMBARDMENT WING", "716TH BOMB SQDN", U.S. Flag, White-on-Sage Green embroidered Senior Pilot's wing, Black-on-White printed Name Tape, Rank-Under-Plastic sewn-on-shoulders, has had a previous set of: Shoulder Rank, and Right & Left Tapes, wrist Knits replaced with USGI wool knits, other Knits repaired, Below average: stains, scuffs, abrasions, & etc., Excellent Color, EC+
(Very hard to see previous stitch marks on the Nylon Outer shell)
CF. Small, Dated 1963, MIL-J-7448E (USAF), by Alpha,
with Epaulets and Cross-Over Flap!
3 Color Patches: "95TH FTR. INTCP. SQ.", U.S. Flag,
and a 4.75" "PARTICIPANT SOUTHEAST ASIA WARGAMES",
CG. Large, Dated 1977, MIL-J-7448J, Color Patches: "STRATEGIC AIR COMMAND", 4 ¾” "E SEMPRE L'ORA" (96th Bomber Wing) & "337TH BOMB SQDN". Captain's Rank under-plastic sewn-on Shoulders and Black Leather Name Tag on Velcro with: Basic Pilot's Wing, Name, Rank, and nickname, Pilot's Name is written on the Orange Lining, minor knit repairs, very minor wear, EC+
Chest = 48+
Shoulder seam to shoulder seam = 20+
Sleeve (from shoulder seam to end of knit cuff) = 28
Sleeve (center of neck to end of knit cuff) = 37+
Back (neck seam to bottom of knit) = 25+
see on Flight Gear page:
CH. MEDIUM, DATED 1968, EXCELLENT COLOR!
COLOR PATCHES: "187TH ASLT HEL Co CRUSADERS",
25TH INFANTRY DIVISION (RIGHT SSI), CIB, and PILOT'S WING. BLACK-ON-WHITE NAME TAPE, SUBDUED PATCHES: 1ST AVIATION BRIGADE (ISSUE on TWILL) and RANK SEWN-ON-SHOULDERS. WRIST KNITS REPLACED, OTHER KNITS PERFECT, 1-SIDE OF LABEL RE-SEWN, HAD ANOTHER SET OF PATCHES, VERY MINOR WEAR, EC+
(187TH patch = White Shield with crossed Lances)
CL. MEDIUM, DATED 1968, EXCELLENT COLOR!
COLOR PATCHES: "49TH F.I.S." (49TH FIGHTER INTERCEPTOR SQUADRON), "AIR DEFENSE COMMAND", and "EXPERT AIR DEFENSE COMMAND". EMBROIDERED-ON-BLUE BADGES: NAME TAPE, SENIOR PILOT'S WING, and RANK SEWN-ON-SHOULDERS. POCKET LABEL RE-SEWN, VERY SMALL SNAG ON LEFT FRONT BETWEEN POCKET & ZIPPER, MINOR KNIT REPAIRS, RIGHT BREAST HAD A PREVIOUS NAME TAPE, Below Average: Wear and Stains, EC+
CO. MEDIUM, DATED 1970, EXCELLENT COLOR!
COLOR PATCHES: "81ST TAC. FTR. SQ" and "52ND TACTICAL FIGHTER WING". WHITE-ON-BLUE EMBROIDERED: SENIOR PILOT'S WING and NAME TAPE. GOLD-ON-BLUE RANK SEWN-ON SHOULDERS. JACKET IS NEAR-NEW, SMALL REPAIR TO ONE WRIST KNIT-ALL OTHER KNITS ARE OKAY, MINOR WEAR, 2ND SET OF PATCHES, BELOW AVERAGE: WEAR, STAINS, SCUFFS, EC+
CT. EXTRA-LARGE, DATED 1970, EXCELLENT COLOR!
COLOR PATCHES: "474TH TACTICAL FIGHTER WING", "429TH TAC FTR SQ", and Medium Size "TACTICAL AIR COMMAND". BLACK LEATHER NAME TAG WITH RANK & PILOT'S WING. NAMED INSIDE ON LINING, LABEL RE-SEWN, WRIST KNITS REPLACED, OTHER KNITS REPAIRED, bELOW AVERAGE: WEAR, STAINS, SCUFFS, EC+
CV. MEDIUM, DATED 1968, EXCELLENT COLOR!
COLOR PATCHES: "5TH FIGHTER INTERCEPTOR SQ." and
"AIR DEFENSE EXPERT". WHITE-ON-BLUE EMBROIDERED: RANK SEWN ON SHOULDERS & CLOTH NAME TAG WITH: PILOT'S WING, PARACHUTIST BADGE, RANK, and NAME (NICE NAME TAG). WRIST KNITS REPLACED, TINY REPAIRS TO WAIST KNIT, LINER IS STAINED, LABEL HAS AN INK STAIN, Below Average: Wear, Stains, Scuffs, etc., EC+
CX. XL (ACTUAL SIZE IS LARGE), DATED 1964, EXCELLENT COLOR!
(CROSS FLAP & EPAULETS)
COLOR PATCHES: "STATUE DE LA LIBERTE" (48TH TFS), and
"495 TFS MALAIPSA NOVA". BLACK-ON-WHITE EMBROIDERED NAME TAPE, WHITE-ON-SAGE GREEN EMBROIDERED: RANK ON SHOULDERS, COMMAND PILOT'S WING, and PARACHUTIST BADGE. HOLE IN LINING IN SHOULDER AREA, SMALL STAINS ON BACK, Wrist Knits repaired, other knits okay. Below Average: Wear, Stains, Scuffs, etc., EC+
( I WILL REPAIR THE HOLE IN THE LINING FOR $50.00 )
DB. XL, dated 1973, Excellent Color!
COLOR PATCHES: 1ST CAVALRY DIVISION(CUT-EDGE) ON RIGHT SSI, "RANGER", and SPECIAL FORCES WITH TAB ON LEFT SSI, and PATHFINDER BADGE on LEFT BREAST.
WHITE-on-OG EMBROIDERED: PILOT'S WING, PARACHUTIST BADGE, and RANK-ON-SHOULDERS. EMBROIDERED BLACK-on-WHITE NAME TAPE, NAMED ON LINING, WRIST KNITS REPLACED, NECK KNIT HAS SMALL REPAIR, WAIST KNIT PERFECT,
Below Average: Wear, Stains, Scuffs, etc, EC+
(Note: The 1st Cavalry Patch is the only cut-edge)
DH. Medium, Dated 1973, Excellent Color!
(Army Cobra Pilot's Jacket)
Subdued Embroidered Patches: 101st Airborne Division with Tab, 1st Cavalry Divison on Right SSI with a "VIETNAM" Tab over it, "COBRA", Captains Rank-on-Shoulders, Pilot's Wing, Basic Parachutist's Badge, U.S. Army & Name Tapes. Wrist Knits Replaced, other knits repaired, small hole in liner near armpit, Below Average: Wear, Stains, etc., EC
(If the Neck & Waist Knits did not have a lot of repairs this would be an EC+)
DN. Small, Dated 1972, Excellent Color!
(USAF F-4 Pilot's Jacket)
Color Patches: "35TH TACTICAL FIGHTER WING", "561ST TAC FTR SQ", and "MCDONNELL DOUGLAS PHANTOM II" (Shows an F-4). White-on-Blue Embroidered: Name Tape, Rank-on-Shoulders, and Pilot's Wing. Wrist Knits Replaced the rest repaired, Below Average: Wear, Stains, etc., EC+
Color Patches: "OUTCAST 5TH AVN DET" (Large 4" x 4.5" -- Vietnam Made), Merrowed-Edge 1st Aviation Brigade (Right SSI), "7TH ATC AVIATION" (Large 4" x 4.25" -- German Made), and 7th Army (German Made). Hand-Embroidered Name and U. S. Army Tape, White-on-OG Embroidered: Senior Pilot's Wing, Parachutist's Badge, and Rank-sewn-on-Shoulders. Wrist Knits Replaced the rest repaired, Named inside, Below Average: Wear, Stains, etc., EC+
(Very Nice Jacket showing the Pilot's Vietnam Combat Unit and his Duty Unit in Germany. Unusual Name/Army Tape....Embroidered on 1 piece of Material)