© "GOLDEN AGE BUTTONS":† AIR FORCE & AIRWAYS

The lists are now updated on a day-to-day basis - not just at the end of each month.

Details for ordering buttons can be found on the Home Page of the website.††††††

The identity of any buttons marked “TBC” needs to be confirmed††

See “Foreign” section for overseas air forces & airways

AIR FORCE †††

Air Raid Precautions [1937-1945].† "ARP" in block print letters
White metal, two-piece convex, 23.5 mm. £2.50
White metal, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. £0.25

Civil Defence [Type 1].† "CD" in block print letters below KC
White metal, two-piece convex, 23.5 mm. £2.50
White metal, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. £0.25

Observer Corps [1925-1995].† Watcher giving warning of Spanish Armada
White metal, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.25

Observer Corps [1925-1995].† Watcher warning of the Spanish Armada
Vulcanite, one-piece convex, 18 mm. £0.50

Parachute Regiment. Winged parachute below lion, KC 

Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50 


Royal Air Force [1918 on].† Eagle in flight below KC
White metal, one-piece flat, 22 mm. £2.50 ††

Royal Air Force [1918 on].† Eagle in flight below QC
Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50†

Royal Air Force [1918 on].† Eagle in flight below QC
Brass mounted, two-piece convex, 19 mm. £1.50†

Royal Air Force [1918 on].† Eagle in flight below QC
White metal, one-piece flat, 22 mm. £2.50 ††
White metal, one-piece flat,17 mm. £0.25††

Royal Air Force [1953 on].† QC above eagle in flight
Horn, one-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25

Royal Air Force. Eagle in flight below KC 

Horn, one-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75

Special Air Services Regiment. “Who Dares Wins” below winged sword
Anodised, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

AIRWAYS†††

 

Birmingham Airport. Irregular shield below arm holding battle-axe

Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 m. £0.75

 

British Airports Authority (1966 on) (Type 1). ”BAA” in horizontal block print letters   

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50   

 

British Airports Authority (1966 on) (Type 2). "BAA Constabulary" in band around QC 

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50  

Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75  

 

British Airports Authority (1966 0n) [Type 3]. "BAA Constabulary" in band around QC 

Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50  

 

British Airports Authority (1966 on) (Type 4). Four parallel slanting lines   

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50   

Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.25

British Airways [1935-1987].† Crest with winged mythological supporters
Anodised metal, one-piece convex, 23.5 mm. £2.50

British European Airways [1946-1974].† "BEA" below coronet, rope border
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

British European Airways [1946-1974].† "BEA" below coronet, rope border
Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Horn, one-piece convex, 21 mm. £0.75

British Overseas Airways Corporation. Winged mythological lion 

Backmarks: “Gaunt, London”

Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £2.50  

Caledonian Airways [1961 on].† Stylised wings above upright heraldic lion
Anodised metal, two-piece low convex, 19 mm. £0.50
Anodised metal, two-piece low convex, 14 mm. £0.25

Chartair. “C” wreathed and winged

Brass, two-piece convex, 23 mm. £7.50


Liverpool Airport [Type 1]. Liver bird on torse, plain border

Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £2.50 [used by police]

Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75 [used by police]

Ministry of Civil Aviation [Type 1]. Large “MCA” monogram
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Ministry of Civil Aviation [Type 2]. Large “MCA” monogram

Horn, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Horn, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75

Westland Aircraft [Type 1].† Winged “WALtd" monogram, scrolled border
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50

Westland Aircraft [Type 2].† “WA” monogram in serif letters, rimmed border
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £0.75