The Air Jordan 5 was released in February 1990. Four models of the AirJordan V was released to the public. Two models which are the Black/BlackMetallic Silver and White/royal/maize had MJs number “23″ on the side. Limited to only 100 pairs each, and were given to unfortunate kidsorauctioned off as charity.
The Nike Air Jordan 5 V Retro 3/4 High MenLaney (White/Varsity Royal Varsity Maize) wasthe first in the Air Jordan line to have a clear rubber sole. TinkerHatfield also designed the Nike Marty MacFly’s featured in the movieBack to the Future II, they had clear molding which allowed light tocome through, and that is were Tinker got the idea from.