Emilio Pucci Uniforms & Bubble Helmet for Braniff Airlines


Emilio Pucci Uniforms & Bubble Helmet for Braniff Airlines

In 1965 Braniff International Airlines wanted to update their image and update they did.
They swung into the mid-60s with a kaledoscopic of hip colors.

1965 Braniff Uniforms

Italian fashion designer Emilio Pucci was hired to create new uniforms for the Braniff crew.

One of the more unusual accessories was the so-called space or bubble helmet. It was a clear plastic hood worn by flight attendants to protect their hairdos from foul weather. However, the helmet proved to be impractical and soon discontinued.

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