This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
National Air and Space Museum
Restrictions & Rights
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
Donated by Mrs. Sue Powers
Polyamide, fiberglass outer shell, rubber and Nomex (aramid) lining, rubber housing with nylon coating, copper wire and rubber insulation communication wires, acrylic faceplate, aluminum fittings, nylon linknet, steel snaps, plastic practice golf ball, metal end cover on cables.
3-D: 25.4 x 25.4 x 33cm (10 x 10 x 13 in.)
Country of Origin
United States of America
United States Air Force Type MA-2 Full Pressure Flying Helmet; white fiberglass protective shell; sage green rubberized nylon lining with chamois face ring; MEV-28A clear plastic face plate with aluminum frame, cork seal on face plate; internal mounted microphone with black nylon lined patch cord; sage green nylon covered oxygen hose with sage green rubber cover microphone patch cords.
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear