The Air Jordan V was release February 1990, again created by Tinker Hatfield. Some elements were carried in excess of from the Air Jordan IV, but all round they were a entirely new search. One particular fantastic characteristic is the reflective tongue. Other adjustments to the shoe have been the translucent rubber soles. The soles gave them a new seem, but it yellowed above time when uncovered to moisture. The Jordan V, VI, XI and XXII all attribute the translucent outsole.
A new function to the Air Jordan V was its foundation top with lace locks, generating strapping on the shoe easy. The lace-lock feature partly motivated the "Air Jordan Spiz'ike".
Hatfield is believed to have drawn inspiration for the Air Jordan V from World War II fighter planes, which is most notably visible in the shark teeth styles on the midsole. The Air Jordan V was reintroduced in 2000, like a new coloration way that includes Michael Jordan's high faculty (Laney Higher) shades. In 2006 many V's were reintroduced, which includes the LS "Grape" V's, the LS "burgundy" V's, the "Fireplace-Crimson" V's, the "Green Bean" V's, and "Stealth Blue"[six] V's. Together with the latter, a extremely limited laser layout and the black/metallic/fireplace crimson colorways ended up introduced in early 2007.
In the thirty day period of Might 2009, Air Jordan verified the release of an "DMP II" consisting of two Air Jordan V's. Paired along with the buttery varsity pink suede on the upper is black on the midsole, lace location, tongue and a crystal-thoroughly clean sole and the classic 3M materials tongue. The next shade way attributes a 3M substance base with black laces and midsole. The retail price was $310.[nine]
The Air Jordan V was at first introduced in 1990. It was retroed in 2000, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2013.