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12/7/2016 10:14:00 AM  
December 7, 2016

Pearl Harbor, Annie Fox, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Nurse

First Lieutenant Annie Fox was serving with the Army Nurse Corps on December 7, 1941. She was the chief nurse on duty at the Army hospital at Hickam Air Field, Hawaii, when Japanese bombs began falling during the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor. Fox was the first woman to receive the Purple Heart for combat.

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12/6/2016 10:52:00 AM  
December 6, 2016
Kenneth Taylor and George Welch, Pearl harbor
On December 7, 1941, Japanese bombers launched a surprise attack on the US Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Kenneth Taylor and George Welch, Lieutenants in the U.S. Army Air Corps, were two of the few pilots able to reach planes under heavy bombardment and launch a counter-attack.
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12/5/2016 12:48:00 PM  
December 5, 2016
Doris Miller, Pearl Harbor, Navy Cross, Purple Heart 
Doris "Dorie" Miller, Ship's Cook Third Class, served aboard the USS West Virginia during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on December 7, 1941. He is hailed as one of the many heroes of Pearl Harbor for his bravery during the attack. For his actions, he was the first African -American to receive the Navy Cross.
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11/25/2016 11:00:00 AM  

HighSnobiety's Taj Reed is ready to rock his B-3 Sherpa while hitting the city streets this winter.
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11/11/2016 7:32:00 AM  
November 11, 2016

Veterans Day

Each year on November 11, the U.S. observes Veterans Day. The federal and state holiday is a day to honor all who have served in the armed forces. But did you know that Veterans Day used to be Armistice Day? In fact, around the world many countries still recognize November 11 as Armistice/Remembrance Day.
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11/10/2016 10:33:00 AM  
November 10, 2016
Marine Corps, military, birthday, monument
Today we wish a Happy 241st Birthday to the United States Marine Corps. The men and women who serve as Marines are highly regarded as elite warriors with honor, courage and deep commitment towards defending the U.S. Constitution. We thank all the heroic Marines who have fought for our freedoms and continue to guard our nation and core principles.Semper Fi!
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11/9/2016 10:17:00 PM  
November 10, 2016

Singles Day

Learn more about this Asian holiday, how it started, and our savings for you.
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10/31/2016 4:07:00 AM  
October 31, 2016

Halloween
Customize your style this Halloween with some help from Alpha!
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10/26/2016 8:22:00 AM  
October 26, 2016

Day of the Deployed
National Day of the Deployed honors all of the brave men and woman who have been deployed, are sacrificing, or have sacrificed their lives to defend our country. The day also acknowledges their families who are separated from them during deployment and the sacrifices they make in order for their family members to serve our country.
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10/19/2016 9:56:00 PM  
October 19, 2016

Jack Threads x Alpha Industries bomber 
We partnered with JackThreads to create an exlcusive version of our popular MA-1 Blood Chit. Take a look.
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10/17/2016 4:27:00 AM  

October 17, 2016

Alpha Industries 57th birthday

 To celebrate our 57th anniversary we partnered with Hypebeast to share the story behind our classic jackets.



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10/15/2016 2:13:00 PM  
October 16, 2016

USS Zumwalt DDG 1000 
Today the USS Zumwalt was officially welcomed into the U.S. Navy fleet. Take a look at this new destroyer.
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10/13/2016 10:11:00 AM  
October 13, 2016

US Navy
Today we celebrate the 241st Birthday of the U.S. Navy. 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. October 13th is still celebrated as the traditional birthday of the Navy. 
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10/10/2016 5:08:00 PM  
October 10, 2016


Alpha Industries Collection for Urban Outfitters
Today marks the launch of our new collection at Urban Outfitters. We're celebrating with a new campaign, music video and live music performance. Take a look.
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10/10/2016 4:43:00 PM  
October 8, 2016

Alpha Industries Event at Nordstrom 
Alpha Industries and Nordstrom have joined together for a special MA-1 Flex event. See if its coming to a store near you.
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10/6/2016 1:25:00 PM  
October 6, 2016


Opening Ceremony x Alpha 
We've taken our Slim Fit MA-1 flight jacket and given it an Opening Ceremony makeover. Take a look.
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10/5/2016 3:39:00 PM  
October 5, 2016

GI Joe x Alpha Industries MA-1 Flight Jacket
 Alpha's upcoming collab with an iconic American comic is making its debut at NY ComicCon. Sneak a peek.
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9/27/2016 9:17:00 AM  
  
BET.com lifestyle editor Danielle Prescod shares how she adds her personal touch to styling our MA-1 Flex Flight Jacket for any occasion.
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9/18/2016 7:26:00 AM  
September 18, 2016

USAF Birthday
Today, the United States Air Force turns 69. Learn more about its history, and currrent role in our national defence.
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9/11/2016 1:41:00 AM  
September 11, 2016


American Flags
Today is September 11. It has also come to be known as Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Rememberence. On this, the 15 anniversary of the terrorist attacks, we look back at that tragic Tuesday and celebrate how we came together as a nation.
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9/7/2016 9:47:00 AM  
September 6, 2016
 
With fall weather on its way, stylist Savannah White shows how to style our MA-1 Flight Jacket.
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9/1/2016 12:35:00 PM  
September 1, 2016

Alpha Patch Program 
This season we introduced the customizable MA-1 Flex Flight Jacket. Now with the Premium Patch Program you can add new patches to your jacket each month.
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8/21/2016 7:54:00 AM  
August 20, 2016

MA-1 Souvenir Eagle Flight Jacket
 
Our Fall/Winter 2016 Collection takes military-inspired fashion to the next level. 
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8/19/2016 3:42:00 PM  
August 19, 2016

National Aviation Day
August 19th is National Aviation Day in America. It was established by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt to honor the advancements of American aviation. The date chosen was the birthday of Orville Wright, one of the Wright Brothers who flew built and flew the first successful airplane in America. In doing so, they opened the door for countless future engineers, inventors, pilots, and even astronauts.
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8/7/2016 7:01:00 AM  
August 7, 2016

Order of the Purple Heart

It was 234 years ago today that General George Washington sat in his headquarters in Newburgh, New York, thinking about how to keep up the morale of his Continental Army troops. He needed a way to honor their sacrifice. And so on August 7, 1782, Washington gave the general order to establish the "Badge of Military Merit." In honor of its birthday we present five things to know about the Military Order of the Purple Heart.
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