Buzz Rickson MA-1 Flight Jacket Men's Slender Version MA1 Bomber Jacket BR14920
Color : Sage Green (light sage green, with a tint of grey)
This nylon puffer jacket is made in Japan and produced by Buzz Rickson ( Buzz Ricksons Buzz Rickson's ) from Toyo Enterprises. The Buzz Rickson label, a division of Toyo Enterprise in Japan, is famous around the world for its expertly-crafted authentic military clothing. This jacket pays homage to the iconic US military MA-1 jackets combining classic details with a modernize fit. The pattern construction of this jacket is inspired by the United States Air Force classic military MA-1 Flight Jackets (USAF Bomber Jackets, Flying Jackets), but this MA1 jacket is outfitted with Buzz Rickson's brand own detailing and design in a contemporary approach for a more fashion-forward looks. With the inspiration from the classic MA-1, this MA-1 has been re-designed with slimmer fit in the chest area as opposed to the wide cut found on any of the other vintage original spec for a more casual look and fashion purpose. The beauty of this piece is the balance of classic construction and modern updates from Buzz Rickson. This product is Japan size (Asian size). And this Buzz Rickson's original spec MA-1 jacket is intended to wear as a Modern Fit (Not too tight or Not loose) with short in the body length for a more fashion-forward looks. This outerwear jacket is suitable for fall and winter. This military aviator jacket is new original creations by Buzz Rickson from Toyo Enterprises.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which tends to run slightly smaller than US and EU standard size. As a guide, Tagged size Japan M would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38. And this MA-1 jacket is cut to wear as a stylish modern boxy fit (Not too tight or Not loose with short in the body length) for a more fashion-forward looks. This modified tailored cut is slimmer fit in the chest and armhole area as opposed to the wide cut found on any of the other vintage original spec for a more modern casual look and fashion purpose. 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 Japan M (US/EU S-M/36-38) and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 59 kg/130 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears size US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan S : would fit better on a US/EU XS-S/34-36
・Tagged size Japan M : would fit better on a US/EU S-M/36-38
・Tagged size Japan L : would fit better on a US/EU M-L/38-40
・Tagged size Japan XL : would fit better on a US/EU L-XL/40-42
・Tagged size Japan XXL : would fit better on a US/EU XL-XXL/42-44
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements)
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size Japan S__Width: 21.3"__Length: 22.0"__Sleeve: 32.3"__Shoulder: 16.5"
・Tagged size Japan M__Width: 22.0"__Length: 23.6"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 17.3"
・Tagged size Japan L__Width: 23.2"__Length: 24.4"__Sleeve: 35.0"__Shoulder: 18.1"
・Tagged size Japan XL__Width: 24.0"__Length: 25.2"__Sleeve: 36.2"__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size Japan XXL__Width: 24.8"__Length: 26.4"__Sleeve: 37.0"__Shoulder: 20.1"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Made in Japan.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*Sleeve length is taken from the center back of the neck.
*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% nylon, heavy nylon twill in light sage green, with a tint of grey. It is high density and extremely durable. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort. This fabric has a soft touch and deep hue with beautiful sheen.
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 58% wool and 42% cotton blended fiber fill sandwiched between the outer shel 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 with zig-zag stitching. Wind flap protector (storm flap) located behind zipper closure. Front fastener from the heavy-duty Crown 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. A leather pull tab on zipper for easy functioning with gloves.
Storage : Two exterior slanted single welt snap-closure pockets lined with warm wool-rayon fabric. Two interior vertical-side-entry snap-closure pockets lined with cotton twill. Zippered cigarette pocket outfitted with four pen/pencil slots (utility pocket) on left sleeve. Zipper with leather pull tab on sleeve pocket.
Cuff type : The two-ply worsted-wool cuffs with the narrow weave graduating into the wider weave at top.
Pattern Type : Plain (Solid color).
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Label : Buzz Rickson Mfg. Co.
Other details : The two-ply worsted-wool knit rib cuffs (sleeve ends), collar and waistband 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 : BR14920 Buzz Rickson Men's Nylon Puffer Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Slender Original Spec / U. S. AIR FORCE, JACKET, FLYING, MAN'S INTERMEDIATE TYPE MA-1 for Men.