Limited to only 65 sets worldwide, this unique Official Red Arrows Coin set is a great way to own a piece of Royal Air Force Red Arrows history; With a stunning collectible coin set that includes the signatures of five former Red Arrows Red One Team Leaders!
The set comprises of two 2″ diameter coins, one based on the Gnat and the other on the Hawk.
Gnat: The obverse of the Gnat coin features the patch worn by Red Arrows aircrew from the early years of the team in the 1960s until1979, the last year of the Gnat. We have incorporated areas of 3D detail in to the patch design to bring it to life. The reverse depicts one of the most famous images of the gnat at extremely low level in the countryside with smoke on, again in stunning 3D.
Hawk: The second coin is based around the Hawk and the iconic 'Diamond Nine" formation. Once again using 3D relief, the famous Diamond Nine formation is depicted trailing traditional red, white and blue smoke. The phrase heard across airshows worldwide, "Smoke on Go!" is shown around the bottom of the outer rim.The Official Red Arrows Eclat Crest is depicted in stunning detail on the reverse.
Accompanying the coins are the signatures of five former Red Arrow Red One Leaders
Each card is hand signed by: Ian Dick 1972/1973/1974 Dickie Duckett 1975/1976 Brian Hoskins 1979/1980/1981 John Blackwell 1982/1983/1984 Jas Hawker 2007/2008/2009
Limited to only 65 sets; Get yours now to avoid disappointment!
A donation from each sale goes to the Jon Egging Trust.