US Wings is now offering custom Hand painted Navy G1 Jackets! Our renowned resident artist Jim Harley will be painting the ship of your choice onto these outstanding jackets; you specify the picture and Jim will create a custom hand painted masterpiece just for you. He uses only the highest quality paint which will never chip or peel, ensuring that your hand painted artwork will last for ages and become a treasured heirloom. It’s a truly unique way to honor a ship that you or a loved one served aboard. And for a limited time, get a free 100% Silk Aviator Scarf when you order a custom Hand painted Navy G1 Jacket.
The Artist: Jim Harley is a renowned “nose art” artist with decades of experience and clients worldwide. A lifelong student & enthusiast of WWII, Jim has channeled his amazing talent into keeping the memories, tradition & spirit of that bygone era alive through his artwork. In addition to being an outstanding artist, Jim is a former pilot for the Collings Foundation and flew B-17s, B-24s, B-25s, & P-51 Mustangs.
Genuine US Military-issue G-1!
The US Navy Flight Jacket Goatskin G-1 is proudly made in the USA and according to US Navy specifications. The G-1 Bomber jacket is the USN and USCG leather flight jacket, worn with pride by naval aviators since WWII. Along with their gold wings, the G-1 is among the most cherished possessions of any naval aviator and symbolizes their status as elite flyers. Now you can own a genuine Military Issue US Navy flight jacket G-1 from US Wings! US Wings is an authorized vendor for US Government-issue items. US Wings® – The Professional Look. Made in the USA.
This is a genuine military-issue G-1 and does NOT have side-entry hand warmer pockets.
U.S. Wings recently added to OTEXA’s Made in U.S.A. Database
The US Navy Flight Jacket G-1 features:
- 100% Goatskin leather
- Nylon lining
- Mouton fur collar
- Bi-swing back and underarm gussets for freedom of movement
- Button-thru patch pockets with hidden pen pocket under left pocket flap
- An inside map pocket
- Brass zipper
- Knit cuffs & waistband
- Inside storm flap with USN perforation
- Color: Seal Brown
- Fit: Military (Trimmer in shoulders and torso. For a more normal size or if you have broad shoulders, order a size larger.)
- Made in the USA.
Protect your jacket with our new jacket care products.
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!
History of the G-1:
From the beginning, aviators chose leather for its warmth, durability, and good looks. Made famous by the AVG in China, and Hellcat pilots over the Pacific during WWII! The G-1 jacket is the USN and USCG leather flight jacket. Worn with pride by our Phantom crews during Vietnam. The G-1 remains a current issue jacket for officer and enlisted aviation personnel on flying status in the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Coast Guard.