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This is a circa early 1990s pilot hat badge 6th issue for Capitol Air Express (CAE). CAE was the reincarnation of an earlier airline that had gone bankrupt in 1984: Capitol Airways. This newly named airline flew from 1992 to 1996. The badge shows an enameled C and a wing wreathed by laurels at its center.
Circa early 1990s.
Approximately 1-9/16" in height and 2-5/16" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Chrome-plated brass, enamel.
Two posts with clutch-backs, one screw post with disc backing.
This is from an airline collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VBJX12 LGEX2/13
8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge has some light wear only.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.