This is a reproduction of the classic A-2 flight jacket used by the US Army in the 40's. Eastman Leathers makes carefully reconstructions of vintage military flight jackets and this particular one is reproduced after a vintage original that was found with large inner pockets made of cotton canvas that appeared to have been added to the jackets later.
The jackets previous owner have had it custom painted by the Swedish artist Von Sven and the jacket also has a squadron patch with a chiefs head located on the front. This patch is also a reproduction made by Eastman Leather Clothing.
This is a secondhand jacket and in greatcondition. There is signs of wear but it only gives the jacket a fine patina.
- Second hand Eastman Leathers A-2 Jacket - Second hand garment - Custom paint job made by Von Sven in 2008 - 100% genuine horsehide - Two large inner pockets - Made in England
All measurements are in centimeters and measured on a flat surface. Width is measured straight across the chest from armpit to armpit, length is measured at the back of the garment from the neck down and the sleeve length is measured on the underarm from the armpit to the end of the cuff.