R.A.F. D-type Flying Helmet, Wired (Late Patt.)
Stores ref. 22c/970, size 2. Intended for use in tropical/desert climates in the Middle East, Mediterranean, North Africa etc and incorporating a neck flap at the rear to provide sun protection. The material is in in excellent clean condition throughout. Good straps - all the press studs retaining virtually all of their original coatings. The rubber receiver carriers are very good and completely flexible. The satin lining is good and clean - the only damage being where the lining has pulled away from the press studs in places. Fully wired with a mid tan loom, black cased jackplug plus good, matched A.M marked 10A/12401 receivers. The chinstrap retains elasticity and excellent deep colour. A very good \'+\'/excellent used helmet. Stock code H115879.