Alpha Industries MA-1 Flight Jacket Men's Reproduction of Dobbs Industries MA1 Plain Bomber Jacket TA0491 TA0491-048 Faded-Gray
This padded bomber jacket in nylon fabric with a rib collar is produced by Japanese casualwear brand EDWIN under a license from the American Alpha Industries and made in China. The construction pattern of this jacket is a reproduction of the Vintage MA-1 flight jackets (Bomber Jackets, Flying Jackets) made by Dobbs Industries, a predecessor to Alpha Industries. This plain MA1 jacket combines all those historical characteristics and details with a modernize fit for a more casual look and fashion purpose. This military aviator jacket is constructed of a nylon outer shell in faded-gray with wool/cotton pile insulation inner padded nylon lining shell for added warmth. And this solid color MA-1 jacket features a front zip closure with internal storm flap, two exterior snap-closure pockets, exterior utility pocket on left sleeve, two interior vertical-side-entry snap-closure pockets, knit rib collar/cuffs/waistband. This product is in US/EU sizes. And this jacket is cut to wear as a stylish boxy fit (a slightly roomy fit in the chest area with short in the body length) which give you a extra room for a variety of layers with light layers such as T-shirts to heavy layers such as hoodies or sweatshirts underneath for a comfort silhouette and fashionable feel and for a more modern style. Edwin has made the fit of this MA-1 jacket a more modern cut for fashionable casual look than vintage examples that are too roomy. This insulated outerwear jacket is suitable for fall and winter. This military aviator jacket is new original creations by EDWIN.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is in US/EU sizes. As a guide, Tagged size S would fit better on a US/EU S/36. And this jacket is cut to wear as a stylish boxy fit (a slightly roomy fit in the chest area with short in the body length) which give you a extra room for a variety of layers with light layers such as T-shirts to heavy layers such as hoodies or sweatshirts underneath for a comfort silhouette and fashionable feel and for a more modern style. Edwin has made the fit of this MA-1 jacket a more modern cut for fashionable casual look than vintage examples that are too roomy. Please also refer to the following actual measurement of the garment itself to choose the right size. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size S and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 58 kg/127 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size S : would fit better on a US/EU S/36
・Tagged size M : would fit better on a US/EU M/38
・Tagged size L : would fit better on a US/EU L/40
・Tagged size XL : would fit better on a US/EU XL/42
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements)
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size S__Width: 22.8"__Length: 24.4"__Sleeve: 33.1"(24.0")__Shoulder: 18.1"
・Tagged size M__Width: 24.0"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 34.3"(24.8")__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size L__Width: 25.2"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 35.0"(25.2")__Shoulder: 19.7"
・Tagged size XL__Width: 26.4"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 35.8"(25.6")__Shoulder: 20.5"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Sleeve is measured from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff.
Sleeve length in parentheses is measured from top of the shoulder seam to end of cuff.
Made in China.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat.
*Note that actual color may be slightly different from one in the photo.
Outer shell : Made of 100% flight nylon. Heavy nylon twill in faded-gray color. The nylon fabric of this MA-1 jacket is processed to recreate the look of faded color for a fashionable vintage feel. It is high density and extremely durable. This jacket deliver the perfect combination of durability and natural softness for comfort. This highly-prize nylon fabric of this jacket has a smooth and soft feel and deep hue with beautiful and sophisticated luster.
Lining shell for body and sleeves : Fully lined, 100% nylon twill lining. The lining is smooth and sleek so you can take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Interlining (Type of insulation ) : Inside padding. The jacket is filled with 53% wool/47% cotton blend fiber fill sandwiched between the outer shell and inner shell lining to retains heat and protect you from the cold. Suitable for fall and winter.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : Zipper closure with internal storm flap. Storm flap has zig-zag stitching. Wind flap protector (storm flap) located behind zipper closure. Front fastener from the heavy-duty zipper with zip tape made of all-cotton HBT fabric. An internal storm flap with zig-zag stitching behind the zipper prevents the wind from slipping through the front. Embroidered Alpha brand logo on internal storm flap. A leather pull tab on zipper for easy functioning with gloves.
Storage : Two exterior slanted single welt snap-closure pockets lined with warm brushed fabric. Zippered cigarette pocket outfitted with four pen/pencil slots (utility pocket) with signature red "Remove Before Flight" flag on left sleeve. Zipper with leather pull tab on sleeve pocket. Two interior vertical-side-entry snap-closure pockets lined with cotton twill.
Cuff type : The two-ply knit rib cuffs with the narrow weave graduating into the wider weave at top.
Pattern Type : Plain, solid color, basic, simple, blank.
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : Alpha logo on internal storm flap. The two-ply knit rib cuffs (sleeve ends), collar and waistband composed of 53% acrylic, 25% wool, 20% polyester, 2% polyurethane, are comfortable and flexible. Oxygen mask tab correctly sewn to left front chest for attaching oxygen mask retainer clip. Two snap-down radio wire tabs (one on each breast) for retaining headset and microphone wiring leads.
Model name : TA0491 Alpha Industries Inc. Vintage Series Men's Casual Fashion Nylon Puffer Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Mens Plain Filled Military Bomber Jacket / Military Style Outerwear Winter Jacket for Men / Reissue Version of Vintage MA-1 produced by Dobbs Industries, a predecessor to Alpha Industries
How to measure the clothing
Garment measurements ( Not body measurements )
How to measure the clothing
Body Width (Half Chest)
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side
Lay the clothing flat and measure from base of collar seam (excluding collar) down to the end of the hem
Lay the clothing flat and measure from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff
Lay the clothing flat and measure shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Lay Jeans/Pants flat, face up and do not stretch or pull fabric.
Measure flat across the back waistband from one side to the other with the natural dip. Double the number to get actual waist size.
Measure from the crotch seam to the bottom of the leg on the inside seam.
If you are unsure of the size to order, we will assist you. Please contact us by e-mail ( email@example.com ) with the following information : Height, waist circumference measure, chest circumference measure, body weight, (and type of clothing to be worn beneath the jacket most of the time), as well as the type of fit you prefer : Trim, roomy or oversized.