Personal flying gear of Arthur Frank Tate, Flying Officer No. N.Z. 415387 RNZAF (131 Squadron - 1943-1944). Flying helmet made of cloth (aertex) with earphones, microphone and oxygen mask. The microphones has an ON/OFF switch on the front. A long cable emerges from the right side headphone and ends in a single-pin jack.
Processed Material/Textile/Bark cloth
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
TATE Hand-written
No. 3 / 7?-76 / 10263 Ink Stamp
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Flying helmet, 1978.330.4. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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