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 an example of the flying jacket from the Luftwaffe two piece electrically heated "Kanal" suit. They became standard issue for pilots and aircrews sometime in 1943.
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Restrictions & Rights
- Outer Shell: Cotton
- Lining: Shearling