US WINGS® Cooper Original Flying Tigers Cape Buffalo G-1 Leather Flight Jacket

$776.00$796.00

 

Our Cooper Original Flying Tigers Cape Buffalo G-1 is an outstanding jacket and a fitting tribute to this legendary group of aviators.

The G-1 Aviators Leather COOPER Sportswear Jacket manufactured by US WINGS® is made from the tough and durable Cape Buffalo leather that is a unique and luxurious, soft, old world leather feel in Antique BROWN color with light brown collar.You have the option to personalize your jacket with NAME patches,

 

SKU:    QAT-COOPFTG1

Color: Antique Brown

Fit:  Regular and Tall

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The COOPER G-1 Cape Buffalo Flight Jacket Lt Brown Collar:

                        

THE QATSPY® (QUAPAW AVIATION TIGER SUPPLY) OUTFITTERS is an Authorized Dealer for US WINGS® and the FLYING TIGER G-1 Aviator’s Leather Flight Jacket based on the Jacket worn by the American Volunteer Group (AVG) during WWII.

 

The G-1 Cooper Aviator’s Leather Flight Jacket is apart of the COOPER Sportswear Cape Buffalo Leather Collection.

 

For those who want a 14th AF Flying Tigers jacket but prefer the look of a G-1, we offer our US Wings Cooper Original Flying Tigers Cape Buffalo G-1 Jacket. It has the look of a WWII jacket and is constructed from one of the most unique & durable leathers available. But Cape buffalo leather isn’t just tough, it’s also luxuriously soft & rich looking as well. And the antique brown finish, along with the vintage-style fur collar, makes it look like it came straight out of WWII!

US Wings Cooper Original Flying Tigers Cape Buffalo G-1Features:

  • 100% Cape Buffalo leather (Thickness between 1.2 – 1.3 mm)
  • A honey-colored vintage-style fur collar
  • Two front cargo pockets with side-entry hand warmers
  • An interior pocket
  • Heavy duty brass zipper
  • A nylon lining
  • Knit cuffs & waistband
  • Available in Regular and Long
  • Color: Antique Brown
  • Fit: Normal
  • A hand-painted leather 14th Air Force Flying Tigers patch on the left chest
  • A hand-painted leather USAAF patch on the left sleeve
  • The jacket also features a WWII-style leather name-strip which will be embossed with your name (or any other lettering up to 14 characters in length) at no additional charge; optionally, the leather name-strip can also be left blank if you wish to add your own lettering at a later date.
  • The jacket’s back is blank by default, but our renowned artist, Jim Harley, can paint any nose art, logo, or design on it that you want for an additional fee.

 

15% of the sale of our Cooper Original Flying Tigers Cape Buffalo G-1 will go to the Sino-American Aviation Heritage Foundation (SAAHF). Founded in 1998, the mission of the SAAHF is to commemorate & promote the legacy of the Flying Tigers and those who defended the skies of China during WWII.

We at QATSPY® (Quapaw Aviation Tiger Supply) Outfitters Company provides actual G-1 Leather Flight Jacket based on the original G-1 Leather Flight Jacket worn by the American Volunteer Group (AVG) that flew the P-40 Warhawk Aircraft.

There’s nothing that is more distinctive and legendary than the Leather G-1 Leather Flight Jacket with patches, like the one worn by Tom Cruise in the original movie TOP GUN. But it was World War Two Veterans returning home from World War 2 that made the G-1 Leather Flight Jacket the iconic jacket that it became, shown below. These Veterans used the G-1 Leather Flight Jacket for that distinctive look with patches.

 

 

You can have the same distinction, feel, and look in that Antique, old-world Brown color, that is tough, rugged, and durable, and that describes the US WINGS® Cooper Sportswear G-1 Cape Buffalo COOPER Sportswear Jacket. This Jacket can be personalized with a name (limited to 14 characters) on the left front panel of the jacket above the Flying Tiger Leather Patch.

For those that are Bikers, or Bikers enthusiast, we offer both the vintage-style Harley-Davidson or the vintage-style Indian Motorcycle rocker patches shown below. (These two vintage-style patches are purchased separately at CHECKOUT), and are professionally sewn on to the back of The Limited G-1 Cape Buffalo Biker’s Flight Jacket by US WINGS®.

 

 

These two top and bottom rocker patches can be purchased separately at CHECK OUT, just by selecting the option of the vintage-style Harley-Davidson Biker’s Patch or the vintage-style Indian Motorcycles Biker’s Patch. The listed price for each patch includes the rocker patch and sewing on of the patch onto the Jacket, per customer request.

 

US WINGS® & Disney World Connection

The US WINGS® provides this same Indy-Style leather jacket to Walt Disney World in the daily production of Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular, where the jacket is used in this production seen by thousands who visit the Walt Disney World theme park each year. If it can withstand the daily productions of Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular, the jacket will meet the needs of the biker who will depend on it for the protection that the Limited G-1 Cape Buffalo Biker’s Flight Jacket provides.

 

The Thickness of the Cape Buffalo Leather series jackets is 1.2 to 1.3 mm. that has the weight between 4.5 to 4.8 pounds.  And yes, all of our Jackets are Drum dyed, and this Jacket is a perfect all-season jacket for the open road jacket that can stand up to all weather conditions.

 

Shown above for EXAMPLE ONLY is the Limited A-2 Cape Buffalo Leather Biker’s Flight Jacket that is perfect for those open road journeys, but provides the quintessential, classic look that can be worn with either blue jeans or US WINGS® chino khaki pants, that makes it the classic jacket that it is. Enjoy the luxurious, brown or black leather, with your option to personalize your limited jacket with your own patch(es), or the option of the vintage-style Harley- Davidson or the Indian Motorcycles Patches available at CHECKOUT.

 

 

I personally have the CAPE BUFFALO Model A-2 Leather Flight Biker’s Jacket that I wear to various functions that I routinely attend, representing either US WINGS® and/or THE QATSPY®. Sports Performance Y-Apparel. You can also check out the US WINGS® LIMITED A-2 CAPE BUFFALO FLIGHT JACKET, just by clicking on the link.

 

PLEASE Refer to SIZE CHART in the Additional Information panel for the Motorcycle Patch Cape Buffalo Modern Jacket.

 

You can’t make a better statement than with the classic look of The Limited Leather Motorcycle Biker’s Jacket that can be personalized that will leave a lasting impression. See an EXAMPLE ONLY below of the A-2 Cape Buffalo Biker’s Flight Jacket with patches and name tags. Some of the examples are featured with military patches and name tags for your reference ONLY:

Other Military patches can be ordered from US WINGS® by selecting the Link: US WINGS Military Patches, or send us your own patches and location you wish for these to be sewn on to the limited Motorcycle jacket.

For additional patch options and/or custom patchwork for your Biker’s Jacket, please visit ABC Patches by selecting on ABC Patches image. They supply both the Harley-Davidson and the Indian Motorcycle Rocker patches for the US WINGS® THE QATSPY® LIMITED Leather Jackets:

FOR DEMONSTRATION PURPOSES ONLY: The vintage-style Harley-Davidson patch is shown sewn onto the US WINGS® Limited G-1 Cape Buffalo Biker’s Jacket, below right in an A-2 Type Jacket:

You can select size options and Build Your Own LIMITED Jacket that represents your organization, military service or support of the military, or your company at CHECKOUT. Just go to checkout and select your size options and ADD TO CART.

 

Direction to Build Your Own Jacket:

  1. After selecting Cape Buffalo Flight Jacket, ADD TO CART.
  2. A list of patches and name tags will appear, including other associated items (i.e., Chino Khaki pants and Aviation sunglasses).
  3. Select these items ONE AT A TIME and ADD TO CART before selecting additional options.
  4. Each selected patch or name tag will no longer be featured after selecting and ADDED TO CART.
  5. Other options include US WINGS Chino Khaki pants and Sunglasses.
  6. Be sure to ADD TO CART before proceeding to additional Options.

 

NOTE:

  • On personalized jacket that you are providing a Company logo for, please allow two to three additional weeks for delivery after we receive your patch. On all other patches/tags provided by QATSPY GOLF®, please allow two to three weeks after order is placed.

NOTE: No returns on all personalized leather jackets with decals and/or patches. Please, No objectionable or explicit patches or wording on tags.

 

THE QATSPY® is an authorized dealer for US WINGS®, and I’m also the author and managing editor of THE QATSPY® GOLFER INSIDE-THE-LEATHER SPORTS PAGE. I use exclusively the photograph, below left, where I am wearing the US WINGS® Limited A-2 Cape Buffalo Biker’s Flight Jacket in the header of each of my articles to emphasize the title “THE QATSPY® GOLFER INSIDE-THE-LEATHER SPORTS PAGE.”

 

Either the US WINGS® LIMITED A-2 CAPE BUFFALO BIKER’S FLIGHT JACKET or the US WINGS® LIMITED G-1 CAPE BUFFALO BIKER’S FLIGHT JACKET can be used to support your business or organization, as I did here with my US WINGS® Limited A-2 Cape Buffalo Biker’s Flight Jacket:

    

 

 

PLEASE Don’t Forget the woman in your life. Refer to Dress Size chart for proper fit!

To ensure accuracy on personalized jackets, all decals, patches and/or tags will be laid out onto the A-2 Leather Jacket and photographed. The photograph will be sent to the customer’s Email address for the final approval before patches and/or tags are sewn on to the jacket. Please respond promptly to the Email for processing your order. Thanks for your order!

 

An article written by Rich Hoffman on 25Mar2014 for Overmanwarrior: Rich Hoffman is a biker that depends on the protection that US WINGS® jackets provides him on the open road.

 

Additional information

Fit

Regular, Tall

Men's Size

Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, 2X-Large, 3X-Large

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