Boots, Flying, United States Air Force, Francis Gary Powers


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Donated by Mrs. Sue Powers


Leather, cotton lacing, rubber sole, steel (painted) eyelets, brass zipper down front


Clothing: 30.5 x 11.4 x 22.9cm (12 in. x 4 1/2 in. x 9 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

United States Air Force Flying Boots, one pair of black leather boots, with leather lining, rubber soles and heels; brass zipper up front of each boot; black nylon laces and eighteen eyelets on each side of zipper; blue ink printed text "POWERS" on inside of each ankle.



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