Air Jordan XVI (2001) – “XX8 Days of Flight” Collection

By - February 5th, 2013

Even with Michael Jordan’s departure from the game, Jordan Brand continued on in pushing the boundaries of sneaker design. After seeing an interesting though common feature on a marching band ensemble, Jordan Brand’s senior designer Wilson Smith added a removable shroud over the 2001 Air Jordan XVI. The new addition lived up to a stealth-like reputation, which stemmed from Jordan’s Black Cat moniker. The shroud also provided a way to control thermal regulation for both indoor and outdoor play. Now part of the black/neon-green collection, this Air Jordan XVI will be joining the ongoing #XX8DaysofFlight initiative as the countdown to Air Jordan XX8 continues…

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