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Old 11-06-19, 08:45 AM
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A question about the wings which were used 1994 - 2003 (I think those are the dates). There are suddenly a bunch of tupperware (plasticised) ones on the market, as per attached picture, which I don't remember having seen before. Did they actually do them or are these being made by some enterprising dealer?
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Old 12-06-19, 07:14 AM
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"Tupperware"


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Hi All
A question about the wings which were used 1994 - 2003 (I think those are the dates). There are suddenly a bunch of tupperware (plasticised) ones on the market, as per attached picture, which I don't remember having seen before. Did they actually do them or are these being made by some enterprising dealer?
Cheers,
Alex
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Old 12-06-19, 06:27 PM
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"Tupperware"
that is what all these style of badges and flashes were called by us...
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Old 17-06-19, 01:50 PM
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My modest collection of SAAF wings. The gold embroidered wing indicated that the wearer had achieved 2000 hours flying time. I left the military in SA in 2006 and up to that time had never seen the Tupperware type in gold, only embroidered.
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Old 18-06-19, 07:31 AM
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Nice collection Dudley, thanks for showing them.
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Alex
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