bomber jacketbomber jacket
- a loose, zippered leather jacket with fitted waist and cuffs, worn by American bomber pilots in WWII
- a casual jacket resembling this
A short sturdy jacket traditionally made of leather and having a fitted or elastic waist, a zippered front, and often a fleece or pile collar. Also called flight jacket .
Origin of bomber jacketDesigned after jackets worn by flight crew members of the US Air Force
(plural bomber jackets)
Similar to jackets worn by bomber crew in WWII.