WWII US Army Air Force Fighter Pilot Seat Parachute
Circa 1942 US Army Air Force and Navy fighter or bomber pilot seat parachute and harness assembly type AN-6510-1. 1942 dated 42G2012 harness made by IRVING. 1942 dated 42N2004-1 parachute pack (for 24 feet canopies) made by IRVING. Type 42D2013 back pad. 47565-1 seat cushion. Matching number log book. No canopy inside. Typical WWII fighter pilot or C-47, B-17 pilots and co-pilots flying gear. The AN-6510-1 (dash 1 means white canopy and dash 2 red and white canopy) has been produced from 1943 to 1944 before being superseded by the S-5 with Irving quick release buckle from 1944 on.
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