This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Collection Item Summary:
This is a standard issue Regia Aeronautica flying gloves. These gloves were worn by Maj. Gen.Alberto Briganti. Briganti commanded Italy's north western aerial defense Zone 1, or Squadra 1 (SQA1). The protection of Italy's industries centered at Milan was Brigant's primary concern.