This is a beautiful find. It is an original early war issue summer flying helmet. Used by Aviation Cadets in primary training. Helmet is in used very good condition. Leather ear cups are Air Corps issue with snaps. All snaps are in working order. Chin strap is complete and in excellent condition. Original Air Corps label indicates this is a size medium.. This is a rare helmet and few original examples turn up with the original war time issued leather ear cups. Dont miss this one. Please note that this applies to auctions within a 5 day period. If there is a problem or concern contact me and Ill make it right. Once feedback is received I will reciprocate. The item “ARMY AIR FORCES TYPE A-9 FLYING HELMET WithORIGINAL EAR CUPS” is in sale since Wednesday, October 04, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Hats & Helmets”. The seller is “jgaviation” and is located in Edgewood, New Mexico. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States