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Original German Air Force HGU 55/G Tornado Fighter Helmet JaboG 38 „Friesland“ Size Large with MBU 5/P Mask and WEA

This is a original HGU 55/G helmet with MBU 5/P mask size regular wide ,mask hardshell is black ,squadron label are present ,helmet is from JaboG 38 „Friesland“ in Schortens Jever , used in Tornado Fighters,helmet size is Large ,mask with WEA device is mounted at the left-hand side bayonet,the WEA (Wasser Entriegelungs aktivierungseinheit) is a water activated opening device,this device contains a tablet that solves in water and that activates a spring to push the bayonet from the retainer, all in very good , normal flight use condition , helmet has gray leather edgeroll and original gray leather ear cushions (elephant ears) ,the liner is a gray leather form fit liner two-piece, helmet has neck strap and a black chin strap (British model) quick disconnect type, normal lightweight recievers,complete with all avionic and plugs , communications cord is the standard CX-4708A/AIC cable but with a slightly different plug for GAF, helmet with dark and clear visor, minimal scratches , helmet and mask are normal flight use with some markings from use in very good condition,helmet paint is not the original condition as delivered by Gentex, the visor housing is new, this is a very nice original HGU55 / G with all original parts from Gentex, beautiful original helmet for display,