These bookmarks are made from aircraft recognition cards which help to identify different planes and other aircraft. There is a silhouette image on one side and the reverse names the plane and includes information such as span and length. These are believed to have been issued with aircraft enthusiast magazines rather than military issue. Most date from the 1950s.
Repurposed into a useful bookmark with the addition of a black ribbon they make an interesting gift for any fan of aviation.
The card measures approximately 8x11 cm and has a ribbon around 12-13cm long.
Cards show different views of the planes and there are various aircraft available. Please select your preference from the variants listed.