Enhanced Kiwi

Something with a little extra, today.


A bit of fun seen hung in the ceiling of a well known New Zealand restoration shop. The Kiwi RNZAF roundel (with two feet) came in during the 1960s, joining the RAAF’s kangaroo and the RCAF’s maple leaf in separating from the red dot of the British Commonwealth Roundel. The saga of the RNZAF’s flirtation with the silver fern, in between, may be a story for another day…

James Kightly, Vintage Aero Writer.

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