This eye-catching 17th U.S. Air Force challenge coin displays the pride of service like nothing else. Use it to award achievement, salute a promotion, or commemorate a career – the options are endless. Its enamel highlights and attractive design make it perfect as a gift or as a keepsake you’ll treasure forever. Make sure you own this tangible symbol of affiliation with the world’s most powerful aviation force.
The 17th Air Force, also known as Air Forces Africa, is the Air Force component of US Africa Command and is headquartered at Ramstein Air Base, Germany. Its vital mission is to support Air Force activities in Southern Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East.
This distinctive “shield-shaped” coin honors the commitment and dedication of the members of the 17th Air Force who enhance the power of America’s Armed Forces throughout the world. The obverse of this medallion bears the 17th Air Force insignia of the U.S. Air Force. The reverse displays the official emblem of the United States Air Force.
Minted in a brass alloy, this coin is imbued with colorful enamel on both sides
Each item measures a 2 inch x 1 7/8 inch (52mm x 49mm) crest.