Aero Leather Clothing

Aero USAAF 42-18775-P Type A-2

$ 1,099.99

The USAAF Type A2 leather flying jacket was undoubtedly the most popular garment ever issued to aviators. First standardized on 9th May 1931, it became a classic during its long service life and remained in use in every theater of operations until long after WWII, despite discontinuation in April 1943.

The Aero USAAF 42-18775-P Type A-2 style can be specified in a variety of leathers, but Thurston Bros. recommends Vicenza Italian veg-tanned horsehide for this jacket. Click HERE for more information on ordering a custom Aero jacket!

This product page is for the payment to start the custom order process for a custom 42-18775-P Type A-2.  The payment is for the base price of the 42-18775-P Type A-2 plus the shipping for the fit jacket.  You can read more about the fit jacket process our Custom Aero page!  The costs for extra items are listed on the Custom Aero page.

To find out what we currently have in stock in the Aero USAAF 42-18775-P Type A-2, contact us at You can also contact us for professional sizing for this style.

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