The foundation of America’s Air Force, Airmen provide critical support to bolster the strength of the world’s most advanced aviation force.
Dedicated to sustaining America’s air superiority, they function as the basic element of every Air Force Command, mastering the core skills necessary to lead American forces to victory. Exhibiting unmatched enthusiasm and tireless dedication to their duties, Airmen serve to strengthen the capacity of the Air Force to engage and defeat America’s enemies throughout the world. Preparing aircraft for deployment and supporting the communication and navigation needs of forces engaged in combat, they are vital to the success of U.S. military operations around the globe.
This coin is dedicated to the proven commitment and courage of all Airmen, whose steady service helps keep America safe. Minted in a copper nickel alloy, this coin contains an antique finish, accented on both sides by distinctive enamel highlights. The reverse bears the wing and star emblem of the new Air Force symbol is based on the familiar World War II “Hap” Arnold wings and represents the service’s heritage. The symbol’s modern design represents the Air Force’s present and future leading edge capabilities defending the United States.
This coin measures 1 7/8 inch (47mm) round in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTM item. Packaging may vary.
This coin features an out of date design and will not be remade after product is sold out.