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Patch It Up
By AlphaNews
9/1/2016 12:35:00 PM  
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. There are four different series -- letters, cities, bad-ass animals and special events/holidays. Here's how it works. At the beginning of each month we will release anywhere from three to six new patches.  They will be available to purch Read More »

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Celebrate NASA's Birthday and Win!
7/29/2016 8:00:00 AM  
(Photo Credit: Alex, Sneakerheadinthebay) Congratulations to winners Valerie G., Zach, Ray J. and Mark A.! Thanks to all who entered, and good luck on your #AlphaMission!In celebration of NASA's 58th birthday we are giving away some of our MA-1 Flight Jackets. Enter for your chance to win the Apollo MA-1 or NASA MA-1! Four lucky winners will be announced on July 30th. Details, rules a Read More »

Tags: NASA, birthday, bomber giveaway, space exploration, Apollo
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Happy 58th Birthday NASA!
By AlphaNews
7/29/2016 6:56:00 AM  
On July 29, 1958, President Dwight Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act (NASA) into law – and officially kicked off the Space Age. It’s safe to say that over the past five decades, NASA has radically altered the way we see our place in the cosmos, from walks on the moon and the International Space Station to more recent adventures like the New Horizon spacecraf Read More »

Tags: NASA, birthday, flight suits, MA-1, bombers, Apollo
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The Greatest Show on Turf
By AlphaNews
7/11/2016 11:23:00 AM  
Each year in the small town of Geneseo, NY, the National Warplane Museum holds an airshow to showcase vintage warplanes and honor our veterans. For two days WWII and Korean-era aircraft — fighters, bombers, and cargo — roar overhead.  What makes the Geneseo Airshow even more unique is that it is one of the few shows that takes place entirely on grass. Planes such as the Whisky Read More »

Tags: Geneseo Air Show, Greatest Show on Turf, Warrior Flight Team, Vandy, Roman
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Alpha Takes Paris
By AlphaNews
7/4/2016 4:27:00 AM  
  On Sunday, July 3, our latest collaboration with French fashion house Vetements hit the runway as part of their Spring-Summer 2017 Collection. The collection consists of collaborations with not only Alpha but 17 other heritage brands, each the leader of their respective market niche. The show was presented at the Galeries Lafayette. The quintessential department store, founded in 1912, Read More »

Tags: Vetements, fashion week, Paris, designer, fashion
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My #AlphaMission Exploration: Top Gun Edition
By AlphaNews
5/13/2016 8:01:00 AM  
Today is Top Gun Day. What is it? Well it’s like "Talk Like a Pirate Day", only way cooler because you get to quote Top Gun all day long, wear aviator leather bombers, flight suits and sunglasses, and pretend you’re a fighter pilot. That's just what three Alpha execs got a chance to do at the Manassas Air Show when they flew with the Warrior Flight Team in their L-39 jets, Vandy and Ro Read More »

Tags: #AlphaMission, Exploration, flying L-39s, Warrior Flight Team, Manassas Air Show
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Operation Inventory
By AlphaNews
3/29/2016 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 Wed, March 30th after 3pm ET through Friday, April 1st will not ship until Monday, April 4th at the earliest. There will be no expedited shipping options available.Please note this will mean that tracking info will also not be gener Read More »

Tags: warehouse shut down, operations on hold, shipping delay, physical inventory
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Happy Groundhog Day Savings!
By AlphaNews
1/30/2016 10:00:00 AM  
February 2016: Each year on February 2 the U.S. celebrates Groundhog Day. On this day, a groundhog comes out of his winter burrow to "look for" his shadow. If he sees it that means we are in for six more weeks of winter weather. If he does not see his shadow that indicates spring is right around the corner. The biggest U.S. celebration takes place in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. Each year mor Read More »

Tags: Groundhog Day, savings, sale, Punxsutawney Phil, shadow, 2016
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Happy Birthday National Guard
By AlphaNews
12/13/2015 7:28:00 AM  
On this date in 1636, the Massachusetts General Court in Salem made a declaration that any able-bodied men between the ages of 16 and 60 were required to join the militia. This established three permanent regiments to defend the colony.  While they helped the settlers deal with disease, poor sanitation and harsh weather, it was the battle against the Pequot Indian tribe that was their fi Read More »

Tags: National Guard, Birthday, Army National Guard, 1636
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A Date Which Will Live in Infamy
By AlphaNews
12/7/2015 12:25:00 PM  
It was 74 years ago today that the Japanese launched a surprise air attack against the U.S. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. The base was hit by two waves Japanese fighter planes, bombers, and torpedo planes. When all was said and done eight U.S. Navy battleships were damaged with four sunk, 188 U.S. aircraft were destroyed, 2,403 Americans were killed and 1,178 others were wounded. It was th Read More »

Tags: Pearl Harbor, a date which will live in infamy, Japanese attack, WWII
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