Nike SF Air Force 1 Hi Men’s Boot Men, Rattan, Size. urban utility the military-inspired nike sf air force 1 high men’s boot is built for ultimate urban utility. it features ballistic mesh, a quick-cinch closure system and bold design elements like rope lacing and a reflective af-1 print. versatility rope laces, lace loops and a metal lace lock work together as a dynamic closure system. this gives you a variety of ways to wear and secure your shoe. durable materials the heel, collar and tongue are made with a ballistic nylon material. this makes the shoe durable and flexible and gives it a look inspired by military field boots. more details premium leather forefoot and overlays reflective af-1 print helps you stand out front zip and heel pull tab for easy on and off foam midsole with nike air cushioning for comfort rubber outsole for traction and durability air force 1 origins this once hoops shoe was named after air force one—the aircraft that carries the us president. in 1982, it was the first basketball shoe to house nike air, revolutionising the game while rapidly gaining traction around the world, from the hardwood, to the tarmac, to the core of hip-hop culture. today, the air force 1 stays true to its roots with soft, springy cushioning, but the nike air technology takes a back seat to the shoe’s status as an icon.