A bit of history…

The G1 jacket was standardized in 1940 by the US army and came in replacement of the A2 flight jacket in the US Navy. It became very popular after it as worn by the famous actor Tom Cruise in the movie Top Gun. Chapal version of it features the detachable sheep fur collar and solid brass zippers.


Full grain sheep leather from Chapal tannery
Padded cotton gabardine lining
Removable sheep fur collar
Waist and wrist knitted rib
2 button-flapped pockets
2 inside pockets
Solid brass Riri zipper
Entirely handcrafted by Chapal manufacture, France


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