CWU 45P is the most popular contemporary flight jacket since the leather flight jackets from World War II.
Our CWU burgundy flight jacket was produced till the end of the 90s. Product Description US Air and Navy forces, the CWU flight jacket is nowadays one of the Flight Jackets, Nylon MA1 CWU36P CWU45P B15 posted in FLIGHT CLOTHING: While the old leather flight jackets are the sexy ones to have, there are a lot of modern synthetic fabric flight jackets around that have a lot of interest from collectors and folks who just want a nice jacket to wear.
The most common seems to be the MA1 type, Rothco's CWU45P military style flight jacket and is the perfect jacket for cold weather activities; the 100 nylon outer shell will repel water for dryness and comfort and the 100 polyester quilted The Alpha CWU 45P Flight Jackets are made to military spec with nylon shell, insulated for warmth and lightweight.
The Alpha CWU 45P Flight Jackets The CWU45P flight jacket replaced the MA1 in 1977. The CWU45P introduced a major change in flight jacket design in the U S military. Made of water repellent Dupont Type 66 nylon flight satin outer shell, and knit cuffs and waistband.
CWU History Earlier flight jackets were made from fabrics that were found to melt when a pilot was caught in a fire. As technology improved, there