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Cockpit A2 Flight Jackets

A-2 Flight Jackets

New Flight Jacket Supplier for Best Glide ASE

We are proud to welcome "Cockpit", formerly known as Avirex, to the Best Glide Team.  We searched long and hard for a Flight Jacket of the same high quality that Cooper Flight Jackets was known for, as Neil Cooper USA has gone out of business.  Like Neil Cooper USA once was, Cockpit Flight Jackets is the current supplier of the A2 Flight Jacket to the US Air Force.

Order ONLINE or call 888-834-9971 to place your order!

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current usaf issue

Official USAF A2 Flight Jacket

God Bless the United States of America

made in the usa


Official USAF 21st Century A-2 Jacket

Style: Z21V41

Cockpit USA (formerly Avirex LTD), the prime and only USAF government contractor for Air Force issue A-2 Flight Jackets now offers the updated current 21st century version of the classic A-2 Air Force pilot's jacket, made out of the same luxurious Mil. Spec. government goatskin as earlier A-2 versions. The Air Force life support division listened to their pilots' requests to modify the 1987 version of the A-2 to accommodate current needs. This A2 Flight Jacket now offers a host of new features which do not detract from its authentic appearance, but provide the user with modern day conveniences.

older version aviator jacket

A-2 Leather Flight Jacket

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made in the usa

USAF First Reissue A-2 Since 1943 Jacket

Style: Z2107G

Cockpit USA (formerly Avirex LTD) is the current manufacturer and supplier to the United States Air Force for its A-2 goatskin leather flight jacket. This A-2 Jacket is made of 100% goatskin and is made according to USAF specifications dating to 1987 when the US Air Force first reissued the leather A-2 jacket working with Jeff Clyman, now President of Cockpit USA, to update the older WWII A2 Flight Jacket specifications. This A-2 Aviator Jacket is the previous version to the above current issue USAF A2 Flight Jacket. This Aviator Jacket's most notable differences are no side entry pockets and the inclusion of the hook and eye collar fastener.

mil spec navy aviator

Navy G-1 Aviator Jacket

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made in the usa


US Navy Issue Mil Spec Type G-1 Jacket

Style: Z2108

The Navy G-1 Aviator Jacket is made of 100% Mil Spec goatskin.  It follows the current Mil. Spec. US Navy pattern which Cockpit supplied to the Navy and Coast Guard units.  The jacket features a bi-swing back but we have added a genuine silky lambs wool shearling mouton fur collar like the WWII era jackets (instead of the current government spec synthetic acrylic collar), knit cuffs and waistband, top entry front flap pockets, full zip front wind flap stamped with the USN insignia, under arm grommets, an inside chest pocket, and a high quality nylon lining. When it comes to quality and durability, you cannot beat this Mil Spec, American Made, G1 Aviatior Jacket.

NAVY G1  Aviator Jacket

very popular aviator jacket

Cotton A2 Flight Jacket

The Cockpit all Cotton "100 Mission" A-2 Jacket

Style: Z2979

The Cockpit first introduced the Cotton Aviator A2 Jacket in 1986 for those who want the look of the original, but need lighter weight than leather for all season wear.  Traditional A-2 Flight Jacket styling features tightly woven cotton twill, snap close top entry pockets with side entry pockets, epaulets, inside chest pocket, washable leather snap collar and shoulder tabs, knit cuffs and waistband, full front zipper under wind flap, hidden pen pocket, and grommets. The Cotton A2 Flight Jacket is a great and stylish lightweight Flight Jacket modeled after its more famous cousin, the Leather USAF A2 Flight Jacket.

Cotton A2 Aviator Jacket

pure silk pilot scarf

Pilot Silk Flying Scarf

The Pilot's Silk Scarf

Style: Z9146

Imagine the early high flying daredevils like 'Lindbergh., 'Earhart. and 'Wrong Way Corrigan, in their open air cockpits in the 20's and 30's with their long Silk Pilot Scarf flapping behind them in the wind. Cockpit has recreated a 6' long by 11" wide, 100% silk Aviator Scarf that makes the perfect accessory to any A-2 or G-1 Flight jacket.

what do our flight jacket customers think about best glide ase?

  • "I received my new A2 jacket today. I must say that I am very satisfied and I am proud to have this jacket. The size is just perfect and the quality is excellent! Thank you very much for your kind and positive attitude and good service! It has been a pleasure to do business with you!"

  • "I would like to take this opportunity to thank you very much for your excellent service. Last week I received my USAF A2 jacket on the very day you committed. The fit was perfect & the quality of the jacket is excellent. Once again, thank you very much."

  • "Just a note to inform you that I have received my flight jacket and I am very pleased, thanks again for your prompt service."

if you are looking for a high quality flight jacket or aviator jacket at a
fair price, you won't find a better leather flight jacket than cockpit.
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