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Long Half Belt

Estimated production time is currently 8-10 weeks from order confirmation
Base Price:£870.00
Standard size range is 34" to 48" inclusive, other sizes are available by special order

• 1950s cut

• Relaxed fit

• Zip closure

• Longer style

• Five pocket set up - including angled chest pocket, two hand-warmer pockets and two cargo pockets

• Bi-swing half belted back

• Side adjusting straps

• Storm cuffs as standard

• Pictured left in Brown Chromexcel Front Quarter Horsehide

After the years of austerity following The Depression where jackets were cut short and neat to preserve as much raw material at possible, by the 1950s longer leather jackets became the norm.


This is Aero’s version of a typical Long Half Belted jacket echoing those of the post WW2 years.

This jacket is a 1950s inspired design which offers a fit with quite a bit of room around the body which was typical of the more relaxed fitting styles of this era.

The perceived ‘correct’ fit of the 1950s was generally more ‘oversized’ than modern sizing, so we typically recommend either selecting your usual size for this style to achieve the intended ‘1950s’ relaxed fit, although many choose to size down for a more modern fitted look.

Additionally, the jacket’s side adjusters can be cinched in at the natural waist to provide a more fitted look around the waist while retaining room around the chest and shoulders, or alternatively, they can be loosened out to provide more room for layering.


For further general sizing information, please see our sizing FAQ section. If you can’t find the answer you’re looking for there, please get in touch.

Don’t worry, all sizing information displayed here is only a guide. Every order placed is checked over by a member of our production team who will confirm your size selection against your measurements or recommend any necessary changes that need to be made. If you have any specific queries, you can note these in the special instructions box on the ‘measurements’ page when placing your order.