1950's H-3 US Navy Jet Pilot Flight Helmet & Mask
Complete set including helmet, liner, goggles and oxygen mask of a US Navy Jet Pilot. Helmet shell is a H-3 pattern (1951-54) made by "BASSONS INDUSTRIES CORPORATION", complete with suspension, leather/nylon headband and boom mic, superb original decal. Matching cloth inner helmet liner made by SLOTE & KLEIN, size "LARGE", complete with earphones, cable and jack. b-8/1065 flying goggles rigger modified with snaps for the H helmets side straps. MS-22001/A-13A oxygen mask, size MEDIUM, dated 1954, complete with microphone and MC-3 connector. Great matching set in excellent condition which could suit a F-9 Cougar, Panther or F-2 Banshee fighter pilot display.
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