The Nike Air Max Lunar 1 Running Sneakers have the iconic silhouette and style of the original Air Max 1, with the addition of plush Lunarlon cushioning. Perfect for your daily run or for casual wear, these sneakers are sure to become a favorite in your closet. Nike Air Max Origins Nike's revolutionary Air-Sole unit made its way into Nike footwear in the late '70s. In 1987, the Nike Air Max 1 debuted with visible air in its heel, allowing fans more than just the feel of Air-Sole comfort-suddenly they could see it. Since then, next-generation Nike Air Max shoes have become a hit with athletes and collectors by offering striking colour combinations and reliable, lightweight cushioning.