From The Footlocker: 1950’s Flight/G-Suit

This was used in F2H Banshees and F9F Panthers/Cougar. I think I have a VHS somewhere showing the owner wearing this and climbing into a Cougar at El Toro during his conversion training from propeller jet aircraft for the Korean War. After it's service life this suit and helmet went on to be the Halloween …

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From the Footlocker: G1 Navy Flight Jacket

Part of the Continuing From the Footlocker saga. The G-1 Navy flight Jacket was the naval contemporary of the famous Army/Air Force A2 jacket. They were really popular for their quality and warmth and general stylishness. This one is from Post WWII/Korea (although most likely made during WWII). It was a replacement for the original …

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