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

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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 Corporation

Location
National Air and Space Museum in 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 Corporation

Location
National Air and Space Museum in 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