Air Jordan

brand of shoes and athletic clothing designed, owned, and produced for Michael Jordan by Nike

Air Jordan is a type or brand of basketball shoes produced by Nike, Inc. since 1984. In the name “Air” means air cushion technology. “Jordan” means Michael Jordan who is an NBA basketball player. Also, “Air Jordan” or mj is a nickname of Michael Jordan. There have been many styles of Air Jordan shoes and it has been selling over the past 20 years.

Air Jordan
TypeFootwear, clothing
CountryUnited States
IntroducedNovember 17, 1984; 37 years ago (1984-11-17)[a]
WebsiteAir Jordan at Nike
Air Jordan I


  1. "NIKE, Inc.— Inspiration and Innovation for Every Athlete in the World". Archived from the original on 20 May 2013. Retrieved 8 November 2016.


  1. The date the "Air Jordans I" was released.[1]