HGU-2A/P USAF F-15 Fighter Pilot Flight Helmet & Mask
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HGU-2A/P USAF F-15 Fighter Pilot Flight Helmet & Mask


Complete US Air Force fighter pilot helmet and oxygen mask display set, circa early 80's, named to Colonel James E. Chambers, matching the period when he was commanding the 49th Tactical Fighter Wing, flying F-15's. Helmet is a size MEDIUM, circa 1979-82. Gull wing cut visor housing and custom liner, certainly made by the Physiological Training Division. Protecion tape applied on visor's securing screw and visor's housings back part to prevent the canopy from being scratched. Helmet is complete with avionics. MBU-5 oxygen mask is made by SIERRA, size REGULAR-WIDE, dated 1980, complete with microphone and cable. Nice matching set in outstanding condition. Diplay bust is included. In Colonel Chambers was assigned to the 44th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing, Korat Royal Thai Air Force Base, Thailand, as an F-105D combat pilot and flew 108 missions over North Vietnam. He returned to Southeast Asia in November 1972 as an F-4 combat flight commander with the 497th Tactical Fighter Squadron Night Owls, Ubon Royal Thai Air Force Base, Thailand. There he flew combat missions over Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.






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