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The B-15 Takes the Canadian Music Scene
By AlphaNews
4/19/2017 10:24:00 AM  
In honor of the release of their new track “333AM”, Canadian band HUMANS has unveiled their "333AM" Flight Jacket. This jacket features original art on the back of the iconic Alpha Industries B-15 Flight Jacket. The jacket is now available for sale on the Humans' website. This is the second jacket Humans has sold utilizing an Alpha Industries bomber. The first jacket was relea Read More »

Tags: Canada, electronic pop, Humans, B-15, tour merch, tour jacket, flight jacket
Categories: Pop Culture
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April is Month of the Military Child
By AlphaNews
4/2/2017 11:15:00 AM  
From deployments, new homes, schools, and making new friends, military children face unique challenges that many people their age never experience. In an effort to recognize the important contribution and sacrifice that military children make towards our Armed Forces, the Department of Defense designated April as the Month of the Military Child in 1986. April marks a time to give special considera Read More »

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Operation Inventory
By AlphaNews
3/28/2017 3:07:00 PM  
PLEASE BE ADVISED: OPERATIONS WILL BE HALTEDWe are shutting down all warehouse operations for a physical inventory count. All orders placed on AlphaIndustries.com on Thurs, March 30th after 1pm ET through Sunday, April 2nd will not ship until Monday, April 3rd at the earliest. There will be no expedited shipping options available.Please note this will mean that tracking info will also not be gen Read More »

Tags: warehouse shut down, operations on hold, shipping delay, physical inventory
Categories: Events
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Alpha at the D.C. Military Flight Jacket Event
By AlphaNews
3/27/2017 3:38:00 AM  
Earlier this month, members of the Alpha team attended the annual Flight Jacket reception for all current and former naval aviators in the DC area. About every 18 months, the ANA Washington-Anacostia Squadron and Tailhook Washington, DC Ready Room carry out this event to allow for Naval and former Naval personal to connect, mingle, and share stories through their flight jackets. This year there w Read More »

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Categories: Events, News, Military History
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Celebrating Women's History Month: The Legacy of the WASPs
By AlphaNews
3/5/2017 4:46:00 PM  
Today we sat down with Naomi Wadsworth, call sign Sweet Pea, to learn more about the W.A.S.P.S- Women Air Service Pilots- who served during WWII. Sweet Pea is a pilot and member of Alpha’s corporate philanthropy The Warrior Flight Team.    AI: What were the WASPs and why were they necessary?  SP: WASPS, or Women Air Service Pilots, were civilian female pilots that flew airp Read More »

Tags: WASPs, pilots, women in the military, Women's History Month
Categories: Military History, Holidays
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Celebrating Black History Month: The Legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen
By AlphaNews
2/11/2017 1:09:00 PM  
The Tuskegee airmen were the first black servicemen to serve as military aviators in the U.S. Armed Forces, flying with distinction during World War II. Though subject to racial discrimination both at home and abroad, the 996 pilots and more than 15,000 ground personnel who served with the all-black units would be credited with some 15,500 combat sorties and earn over 150 Distinguished Flying Cros Read More »

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Meet Sweet Pea & Crunchy
By AlphaNews
2/4/2017 1:52:00 AM  
At the end of 1965 President Lyndon B. Johnson proclaimed that moving foward February 4 would be known as USO Day and urged the people of the United States to give their enthusiastic support to the United Service Organizations. The USO started back in 1941 with the mission of providing morale and recreational services to the U.S. servicemen. During WWII the tradition of providing entertainment to Read More »

Tags: Warrior Flight Team, USO Day, Crunchy, Sweet Pea, air shows, profile series
Categories: Philanthrophy
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Year of the Rooster
By AlphaNews
1/27/2017 9:55:00 PM  
Today marks the start of the Chinese New Year, the Year of the Rooster. The Rooster is the tenth in the 12-year cycle of Chinese zodiac sign. The Years of the Rooster include 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, 2029. The Rooster is almost the epitome of fidelity and punctuality. It was the rooster who would awaken people for work before the days of electricity and alarm clocks.To Read More »

Tags: CNY, Year of the Rooster, MA-1, Bomber, limited edition
Categories: News, Holidays
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Latest Celebs in Alpha: Your Style Inspo for Rocking Alpha Gear
By AlphaNews
1/18/2017 12:00:00 PM  
From supermodels to actors, artists to starlets, Alpha Industries has been the latest fashion go-to for tons of the hottest celebs in Hollywood, and it seems like they just can’t get enough. Whether they dress their jackets up or down, these leading big name fashionistas really show us how sport an Alpha jacket with some serious style. Big names like Kanye West (rapper), the Jenner/Kardahsia Read More »

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Categories: Events, News, Pop Culture
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Remembering a Hero
By AlphaNews
1/16/2017 7:12:00 AM  
Today the United States celebrates a national holiday to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. King was a famous activist who was one of the heroes in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. King led peaceful protests such as the Montgomery Bus Boycott and founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference that organized demonstrations against segregation throughout the country. King Read More »

Tags: Martin Liuther King Jr, MLK Day, freedom, I Have a Dream
Categories: Holidays
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