NOS Boxed 1968 Vietnam Era APH-5A Helicopter US Army Pilot Flight Helmet
Mint boxed new old stock APH-5 Army type flight helmet, made by GENTEX. Dated 08/68. Complete with boom mic, headphones, cable and jack. Assortment of 9 leather covered cushion pads with measuring tool and instructions. Size LARGE. Tinted visor with securing screw. One of a kind and difficult to upgrade piece of headgear. Typical and iconic period equipment for helicopter crews during Vietnam war early years before the arrival of the better sound proofing SPH-4.
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