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4/22/2017 12:06:00 PM  

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My Alpha Story: Model & Student Aidan Williamson
12/11/2016 11:32:00 AM  
Our feeds are always filled with fans that are rocking Alpha Industries in some pretty awesome ways. Aidan Williamson, who is a model and student at Brock University in Canada, rocked a unique piece that caught our eye. His story is a little different than most of the people we interview, but that is exactly why we loved speaking to him. First Alpha: My first Alpha jacket was a MA-1 Flight Jacket Read More »

Tags: alphaindustries, styleblogger, springfashion
Categories: Style
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JackThreads x Alpha Industries
By AlphaNews
10/19/2016 9:56:00 PM  
Today marks the launch of our newest collab, this time it's with JackThreads. We took our popular MA-1 Blood Chit and created a limited-edition variation in a washed brown. The flight jacket reverses to a "JackThreads" orange with the military blood chit. The blood chit played an important role in our military and literally saved soldiers' lives. Learn more about the history behind it and take a l Read More »

Tags: Jack Threads, Blood Chit, MA-1, Alpha Industries, bomber jacket
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Happy 57th Alpha Industries
By AlphaNews
10/17/2016 4:27:00 AM  
Today marks the 57th anniversary of the day our founder, Samuel Gelber, incorporated his new company whose mission was to outfit the brave servicemen of the U.S. Armed Forces. Alpha Industries quickly took on subcontracting work making the MA-1 Flight Jacket and by Dec 1959 we had our first official Department of Defense contract. The rest they say is history, but we have come a long way in thes Read More »

Tags: Alpha Industries, 57th birthday, jacket histories, Hypebeast
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A New Class of U.S. Navy Battleships
By AlphaNews
10/15/2016 2:13:00 PM  
Today was a special day for the U.S. Navy. Their newest ship, the USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), went from being a “pre-commissioning unit” to an active member of the fleet of the Navy. The ship was welcomed into service by more than three thousand people including the Secretary of the Navy, the Chief of Naval Operations, the mayor of Baltimore, MD, and members of the Zumwalt Family. The USS Read More »

Tags: USS Zumwalt, US Navy, ship commissioning, Admiral Elmo Zumwalt Jr., DDG 1000
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Happy Birthday to the United States Navy
By AlphaNews
10/13/2016 10:11:00 AM  
Today we are on to the U.S. Navy, the third branch in our Armed Forces Week series. In 1775, the Continental Congress established the Continental Navy, a fleet of armed ships commissioned to fight British ships during the Revolutionary War. The Navy was disbanded after the Revolutionary War, but reestablished by Congress through the Naval Act of 1794.  Reflecting its original mission to stop Read More »

Tags: US Navy, Armed Forces Day, Military Appreciation Month, MA-1, USN Peacoat
Categories: Military History
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UO + Alpha Featuring Denzel Curry
By AlphaNews
10/10/2016 5:08:00 PM  
Today marks the launch of our new collection at Urban Outfitters. From the J-4 Fishtail Parka to the exclusive UO Liner and Choc Chip Camo MA-1 Bomber, you'll want to grab one of these before they sell out. To coincide with the collection launch, we've teamed up with the UO Music Video Series to produce Denzel’s latest music video, “Zenith,” featur Read More »

Tags: Urban Outfitters, Denzel Curry, Joey Bada$$, Alpha Industries collection
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Flex Time
By AlphaNews
10/10/2016 4:43:00 PM  
We have teamed up with Nordstrom for four special MA-1 Flex events. During each promotional weekend an Alpha display featuring the MA-1 Flex Flight Jacket and a branded patch wall will be showcased in The Rail section of men's department. Customers who purchase one of our jackets get to take home extra goodies including a tactical wallet that can be customized using patches from the display. In ad Read More »

Tags: Nordstrom, MA-1 Flex, Gift with Purchase, Chicago, Seattle
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Our Bombers Opening Ceremony Style
By AlphaNews
10/6/2016 1:25:00 PM  
Last Fall we debuted four special Slim Fit MA-1 Flight Jackets with an Opening Ceremony twist. The bombers were such a success that we have partnered with them again. Today marks the launch of the new collection. Included are the black, white, vintage olive, and burgundy from last season and the addition of new colorways -- Replica Blue/Light Blue (interior), Beige/New Silver (interior), Cocoa/Rus Read More »

Tags: Alpha Industries, Opening Ceremony, Bombers
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Alpha Hits NY ComicCon
By AlphaNews
10/5/2016 3:39:00 PM  
This weekend fans of comics, sci-fi and the world of entertainment will head to the Javitz Center for NY ComicCon. Your favorite celebs from movies and TV will hold panels and autograph sessions to greet fans and premiere new trailers and sneak peeks of upcoming projects. Alpha Industries is joining in the fun this year with a sneak peek at our upcoming collab with an iconic comic book/toy/mo Read More »

Tags: NY ComicCon, Alpha collab, Hasbro, GIJoe, MA-1, bomber
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