Men's Olive MA-1 Flight Jacket • Relco
Featuring The Foxtrot Relco's MA-1 Flight Jacket is guaranteed to boost your style. Light-weight and water resistant, the jacket features a knit baseball collar, silver coating on the inside of the arm pocket as per the original. Other features include a bright orange lining, reversibility, brass zip, and good quality padding. You'll be relishing your fantasy fighter pilot role... now to decide if today is about the orange or the olive!
The 1960s mods and skinheads would wear the bomber jacket over tucked in t-shirts, cuffed skinny denim, and other military-inspired gear such as the fishtail parka. The difference being the mods gravitating to jackets with a bit more style. The style that would never have been approved for military use but the use of distinctive colours - burgundy or orange - made them distinctly different to the jackets from earlier fashion eras.
Let’s be honest. The MA-1 bomber jacket is, by now, less a trend piece and more a bona fide wardrobe essential. Adopted on and off screen by the likes of Marlon Brando and Ryan Gosling, it’s played its own part in uniforms of countless subcultures, Long associated with skinheads from years gone by, the classic MA-1 literally re-wrote the bomber jacket rule book. We love breaking rules!
The distinctive bright orange lining. The reincarnation of a subtle swagger. The most versatile of outerwear styles, the MA-1 Bomber Jacket is an iconic menswear piece that must be a key jacket in the wardrobe of every man and son.
Discover our range of timeless MA-1 flight bomber jackets. Relco London's MA-1 jackets were designed to match the style of the original navy fighter pilot jackets, helping cement the style into civilian vintage fashion culture.