‘Stearman’ Bi-Plane Baseball Cap
Wartime Mission: Trainer Aircraft. The Boeing Model 75 US Navy N2S-3 Stearman bi-plane (Navy variant of PT-17 and also referred to as “Kaydet”) served as a military trainer in the 1930s and 1940s for the USAAF (USAF), US Navy, and the Royal Canadian Air Force. A total of 8,584 were built in the United States and is one of the most recognized trainers of all time. The majority of pilots learned to fly in a Kaydet and were required to solo in this aircraft before receiving pilot wings. Post War: Crop dusting, aerobatics, wing walking and various sport uses. It has also been in the movies seen chasing Cary Grant across a field in North by Northwest and was featured in The Aviator.
Our exclusive cap in a soft stone color with full four color embroidery!
- Khaki (Stone) structured cap
- Adjustable band
- One sites fits all
- Four color embroidery
- Made in the U.S.A.
|Dimensions||8 × 8 × 4 in|