Garment, Anti-G, United States Air Force Thunderbird

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Garment, Anti-G, United States Air Force Thunderbird

Date

2006-2007

Inventory Number

A20080406000

Physical Description

United States Air Force (U.S.A.F.) Thunderbird Type CSU-13B/P Anti-G garment; dark blue nomex cutaway type "chaps"; zippers down back; upper down each leg; air bladder in legs and torso; zipper pocket on right calf; survival knife pocket on left thigh; air hose on left hip; white nylon manufacturer's tag sewn inside front torso bladder (see Marks for full text).

Credit Line

Donated by Maj. Nicole Malachowski

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Overall: Armid (Nomex)

Dimensions

  • Clothing: 91.4 x 45.7 x 25.4cm (36 x 18 x 10 in.)
  • Clothing Size: Small Regular

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Flight Clothing