WW2 German Luftwaffe Winter White Shearling Fliegerhosen – FLIGHT PANTS – RARE!

$999.99

1 in stock

Description

You are bidding on a STUNNING and VERY RARE example of WW2 German Luftwaffe Winter White Shearling Fliegerhosen (Winter Flight Pants), as used by many German fighter pilots! 

 


Development of flight uniforms began during WW1, and continued into WW2.  What developed were a 1-piece flight suit (2 for winter 1 for summer), which in 1936 developed into an electrically heated flight suit.  The heavyweight winter flight suits were made large enough to fit over the standard uniform.  In 1940, a 2-piece suit (Channel Jacket & Pants) was made for fighter pilots, increasing the user mobility.

 Orignally manufactured in Bulgaria, the white version of the 1-piece suit was only produced until 1942, when the common darker blue suit was standardized.

 

Manufactured in white sheepskin,with a fur/fleece lining, this RARE pair of pants is in AMAZING condition for it’s age!  Being a combat worn jacket, is does show some wear, marks, and field repairs…but it is SUPERB otherwise!  Originally made in Bulgaria for the German Luftwaffe, it matches the original German pattern almost identically!  Very soft and supple! 

 The snaps are of PRYM manufacture, and the zippers are made by Zipp, Elite, and Rapid.  A bit of surface corrosion and staining on the metal fittings, but all function 100% smoothly and correctly.  A couple of the leather pull tabs are missing.

The interior lining is made of fur/fleece and is 100% intact with no tears or damage.   The interior lining also features a Bulgarian manufacture stamp,.  I have shown Adolf Galland wearing the cooresponding jacket (same manufacture) in the last photo.  EASILY the nicest I have owned of this type, it is overall an EXCELLENT example…would make a FANTASTIC addition to any collection or display!



 


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——————- TERMS OF SALE —————– 

Most of my items are vintage, and as such are AS-IS, so you must therefore expect a degree of wear due to age and/or usage. I will describe each auction to the best of my knowledge and take as many photos necessary to ensure you are pleased upon receiving your item. All sales are final, so please make sure your questions are answered to your satisfaction before you purchase. 

 

——————- ABOUT ME —————– 

Although my passion is the Me109, I do offer many other German Aircraft (Fw190, Me262, etc.), as well as USAF and Japanese items. Occasionally I do offer many non-vintage items such as prints and art relating to the time period. As a private collector myself, I am constantly on the lookout for historical memorabilia, authentic photographs, artwork or anything unique relating to military aircraft.  

 

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