Balloon Pilot Badge

AI-466 W
€ 7,99

Balloon Pilot Badge

This badge was issued by the United States Army and the US Air Force and was originally known as the Aeronaut Badge.

It was created in 1918 and awarded to pilots of military obervation balloons. 

The badge was renamed Balloon Pilot Badge in the mid-1930s and during the Second World War it was issued by the Army Air Forces.