BATTLE OF THE BOMBERS
20 BEST MILITARY INSPIRED BOMBER JACKETS FOR MEN IN 2020
11. Carhartt WIP Ashton Bomber Jacket
Carhartt have come a long way since their humble beginnings back in 1889 in Dearborn, Michigan, where they started making work clothing for manual laborers. The company started with only two sewing machines and five workers.
Today they are a much larger enterprise and create some excellent military-inspired fashion. The Newton Bomber Liner is part of the brand's Military capsule and acts as a perfect mid-layer during the winter months, as well as giving the option of being worn as a standalone piece.
Created in a military ripstop fabric with water repellent qualities. Standard sizing, please consult our size chart for detailed measurements.
12. Urban Classics Light Bomber
The Light Bomber Jacket from German streetwear label Urban Classics features two side pockets and a typical bomber pocket at the left arm. This full-zip jacket is made from a water repellent light polyester fabric a. A stylish staple at a reasonable price.
13. Gap Classic & Vintage Bomber
The MA-1 blouson jacket features an updated, modern design, a sleek silhouette and matte finish. Tasteful design details include a bomber pocket and storm flap.
Slightly less padding in the lower part of the sleeve provides added comfort. Sleek and stylish, a good value bomber for the money.
14. The Real McCoy's
Type B-15A MOD
Some bomber jackets are more authentic than others and they don't get closer to the original MA-1 than bomber jackets from The Real McCoy's. The B-15A incorporates some of the key features which made the B-15 a Pilot's favorite.
These included two triangle shaped leather patches for clipping an oxygen mask hose to, a larger pencil pocket and snap down tabs on the breasts for attaching the leads from the microphone and headset.
The Real McCoy’s have faithfully reproduced the B-15A down to finest detail.
15. Lentta Quilted Puffer Short Bomber Jacket
Another good value option for people who like the classic MA-1 Bomber silhouette. Made from polyester, this budget bomber features two side pockets, one inner pocket, one zipper pocket on sleeves, padded cotton lining, ribbed hem collar, and cuffs stand collar and a round neck.
16. Nobis Blake Men's Bomber Jacket
The Blake bomber jacket from premium outwear manufacturer Nobis, will help you stand out but stay warm next winter. Filled with premium Canadian origin white duck down, this windproof, waterproof and breathable bomber may be the warmest bomber on this list.
The Blake also features exposed waterproof zipper closure at centre front and chest pocket, angled waist patch pocket with side entry zipper closure, seam seal construction and heavy elasticated ribbed cuffs, collar and hem to keep out the elements.
17. Urban Classics Giacca Uomo Long Bomber
Urban Classics is a street wear label heavily influenced by hip hop culture. This long street wear bomber jacket from Urban Classics, is an original and contemporary take on the traditional bomber and keeps many of the typical bomber attributes like the patch pocket on the sleeve and the orange lining.
Made with a 100% Nylon shell to help keep out the rain, it is lined and padded with 100% polyester. The hem has a hidden drawstring, which is adjustable.
18. Blouson Harrington Mick
Harrington started making waves as an iconic English brand in the 60s, when the British Rock'n'roll movement rediscovered a black Harrington jacket with a tartan lining, and it became an iconic symbol of the Mods counterculture movement.
The Mick is slim fit, has a high collar with 2 buttons and a red and white striped rib inside the collar. It also features an umbrella cut on the back, tartan lining, YKK Harrington metal zipper, 2 large buttoned pockets with flaps and 2 inside pockets. The iconic label "Harrington London 1976" is signature on the left arm.
19. Hollister Camo Bomber
Owned by casual wear retailer giant Abercrombie & Fitch, Hollister is an American lifestyle brand that initially targeted teenagers. This is a comfortable bomber jacket from Hollister featuring an elegant and subtle dark camo print. It features a ribbed collar, drop shoulders, ribbed cuffs, welt pockets, and a ribbed hem.
20. Madhero Men's Bomber Jacket
Concluding the list we have a super budget bomber from a wholesale supplier. Made from 100% polyester, this super lightweight, classically-styled bomber is probably the lowest quality on this list, but it is also the most affordable by some margin.
Made from 100% polyester this jacket comes in a great range of colors and camo prints. Just don't expect the same thickness or quality of materials as some others in this list.