Buzz Rickson's B-10 Superior Togs Jacket (Olive)
The B-10 is a flight jacket which has a lot of history. Originally designed to replace the heavy and cumbersome sheepskin flight jackets of the 30’s and 40’s, this jacket has is a lightweight option with maximum warming capabilities. The body of this jacket is cut from a 80/3 ply combed cotton twill in olive drab which is durable and yet soft to the touch, and is designed to break in over time. This boxy vintage style flight jacket has been lined with Alpaca wool pile which has brilliant natural warming powers, and the collar is constructed from a 1/2” sheepskin shearling. Two buttoned flap pockets adorn the front for convenience and the cuffs and waistband have been knitted from a high grade wool to guarantee the perfect cinched in fit. The vintage style zipper has been masterfully recreated from the original model and features a leather zip pull and all cotton taping throughout. A makers label has been recreated using vintage looms, and the ‘Armed Air Forces’ label has been added to the left sleeve for an added touch if heritage military authenticity.
- Vintage boxy fit
- 80/3 ply combed cotton twill
- Alpaca wool pile in un-dyed natural colour
- 1/2” shearling sheep mutton collar
- Vintage style zipper with zip pull
- All cotton taping
- Two front buttoned pockets
- ‘Armed Air Forces’ insignia on left sleeve
- Label: Superior Togs Co Inc.
- Made in Japan