Skip to content

Tailwind Air Waterproof Jacket Tech-Air® Compatible


A simple, understated all-weather riding jacket, the Tech-Air® compatible Tailwind has a durable polyfabric main shell with multiple adjusters for a superior fit in the riding position and subtly integrated class leading CE-certified protection on the shoulders and elbows.

Read more
Size Size guide
Color: Black


• 600D polyester fabric with PU coating.

• Extended high performance mesh panels on chest, back and sleeves for improved cooling performance.

• Strategically positioned shoulder accordion stretch panel inserts have been designed to accommodate Alpinestars airbag system, allowing expansion when the airbag inflates but also offering a high level of anatomical performance and a superior fit when riding without the system fitted.

• Tech-Air® compatible; Tech-Air® is the world’s first completely electronic, self-contained, full independent upper body motorcycle airbag system with no bike-to-rider set-up configurations required.

• An LED display on the sleeve indicates the airbag’s operational status, while an internal housing located in the CE-certified back protector accommodates the system vest’s ECU.

• Detachable waterproof membrane for all-weather versatility.

• Multiple volume elasticated adjusters on sleeves for a tailored fit.


• Accordion panels on elbows help movement and comfort on the bike.

• Waist adjustment for an improved riding fit.

• Two front kangaroo pouch-style pockets and one zippered chest pocket for real-world practicality.

• New ergonomic cuff adjustment closure system, snap button gusset and security zippers for ease-of-use with gloved hands.

• Padded areas on sleeves to increase rider comfort.

• Multiple reflective prints on the back to make the rider more visible to other road users, especially at night.

• Ergonomic touring collar construction for optimized rider comfort.

• Pre-curved sleeve construction reduces riding fatigue.

• Waterproof front inner pocket for peace-of-mind storage.

• Collar construction with rubberized fabric edging plus brushed tricot fabric on inner collar lining for rider comfort and to prevent chafing.

• Waist connection zipper allows attachment to Alpinestars riding pants.


• Fully CE-certified riding garment to CE – Category II prEN17092 draft standards – A class.

• Chest and back compartments are designed to accommodate the Alpinestars Level 1 CE-certified Nucleon chest and Level 2 CE-certified back inserts, available as an accessory upgrade.

• Level 1 CE-certified Bio Armor shoulder and elbow protectors for impact protection.

Close Window