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RAF Combined Pattern Flying Suit


Code: SOLD-43

Stores Ref. 15A/278. Size Large. Dated 14 and 24 October 1940. Manufactured by Irving Air Chute Ltd. Dual Purpose type with provision for clip-on seat or chest type parachute packs. Manufactured from heavy olive drab cotton with twin front zip opening and zipped pockets. The suit is in excellent, probably unissued condition, is very clean and without wear or damage. Complete with the detachable fabric stole that would contain the bladder but without the actual harness (these never ever turn up) or bladder. Excellent large Air Ministry and A.I.D marked label. Fabric hanger. A superb piece of kit and useful for filling a mannequinn as it negates the need for a separate parachute harness and mae-west. Stock code S14304.