Helmet, Flying, Protective, Type HGU-22/P, United States Air Force

Transferred from the Department of the United States Air Force

Physical Description:
United States Air Force Type HGU-22/P Protective Flying Helmet; white plastic with sliding sun visor; white plastic cover for visor with red, white, and blue checker board pattern reflextive tape on cover; white nylon adjustable chin strap with snap; white rubber edge; plug for earphones and microphone on left sidge; steel brackets for oxygen mask bayonet clips on each side; manufacturer's tag with black letter text "HELMET SHELL, FLYING, HGU-22/P MIL-H-83147 (USAF) LARGE F41608-75-C-0364 GENTEX CORP." on rear center.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Gentex Corp.

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Jet Aviation

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Shell: Plastic
Lining: Leather
Visor: Plastic
Dimensions
3-D: 21.6 x 25.4 x 26.7cm (8 1/2 x 10 x 10 1/2 in.)
Clothing Size: Large

Transferred from the Department of the United States Air Force

Physical Description:
United States Air Force Type HGU-22/P Protective Flying Helmet; white plastic with sliding sun visor; white plastic cover for visor with red, white, and blue checker board pattern reflextive tape on cover; white nylon adjustable chin strap with snap; white rubber edge; plug for earphones and microphone on left sidge; steel brackets for oxygen mask bayonet clips on each side; manufacturer's tag with black letter text "HELMET SHELL, FLYING, HGU-22/P MIL-H-83147 (USAF) LARGE F41608-75-C-0364 GENTEX CORP." on rear center.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Gentex Corp.

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Jet Aviation

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Shell: Plastic
Lining: Leather
Visor: Plastic
Dimensions
3-D: 21.6 x 25.4 x 26.7cm (8 1/2 x 10 x 10 1/2 in.)
Clothing Size: Large

ID: A19790144000