1967 US Navy Pilot Jet APH-6 A Helmet & Mask Vietnam
Vietnam era APH-6 A (2nd pattern 1967-1969 with 3 parts styrofoam liner) US Navy pilots helmet, complete with avionics and leather cushion pads, made by GENTEX, dated 1967. Single tinted visor. Rare Large size. Matching A13-A oxygen mask dated 1961, made by MSA. Size MEDIUM. MC-3/A connector. Hardman hardshell with chromed butterfly fasteners. Incuded is the rigger made original matching helmet bag. Superb condition. The helmet has been issued to CDR TH ROSS, commanding officer of the VP-16. Display included.
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