The Black Bomber Jacket Modern A-2 is made from the finest mil-spec goatskin available and in black. Manufactured to the highest military quality standards and specifications. The A-2 2000 is equal in every way to our USAF-issue A-2, but with one important distinction: more pockets. Made in the USA.
Availability: Limited stock on hand.
The Black Bomber Jacket Modern A-2 features:
- 100% Black Goatskin leather
- Black nylon lining
- No hook & eye throat closure
- Snap-down collar
- Two front cargo pockets
- Side-entry hand warmers
- An inside pocket
- One piece back* and sleeves
- Stitched-down epaulets
- Knit cuffs and waistband
- Mil-spec brass zipper
- Color: Black
- Fit: Normal
These products are all natural and hand made in the USA. It will help preserve your new jacket or add years back to your old one. Exposure to the elements and regular wear will dry out and fade your jacket. Replenish your jacket now!
About our Signature Series ™ Line:
From the world’s leading authority on aviation apparel comes this full line of quality leather flight jackets. Each jacket represents the finest of its type anywhere in the world. Hand-crafted in the USA. The quality and uniqueness of the Signature Series™ line sets it apart from the competition. Well known for it’s quality and outstanding value. This tradition continues with the US Wings Signature Series™ made in the USA line. If it carries the US Wings label, you know it’s the BEST!
The Modern A-2:
In 1931, the Type A-2 flying jacket was standardized as the successor to the Type A-1 flying jacket. The A-2 has sturdy snaps, reinforced pockets, snap down collar. In addition, it replaced the A-1’s buttoned front with a zipper for added protection against elements in the open cockpit.
The A-2 leather flight jacket is an American military flight jacket. Originally invented and developed for the World War II U.S. Army Air Forces pilots. After a brief period of not issuing jackets to pilots, the modern A-2 was issued. It was said that the popular film, “Top Gun” may have influenced the new A-2. The modern design differs from the original design in several ways. With a looser fit, made from goatskin in seal brown, side entry pockets, and an inside wallet pockets.