Flag Day

It’s Good Friday today, which is a public holiday in the UK. This means I get a day off (woot !) but the shorter working week also means no new releases this time – and with Salute looming large on the horizon, we’re at the stage where we hoard all our new stuff for the show.

Hawaii

However, I came across an article yesterday on the BBC website about the national flag referendum in New Zealand, which led to a few clicks round the web and ended up with me discovering the state flag of Hawaii. I had no idea that the flag of one a US state contained, of all things, the Union Flag, especially since Hawaii has never been a UK territory. According to Wikipedia the origins of the flag aren’t clear, but I still thought it would be an interesting addition to our range of self-adhesive Aeronef flags.

While I was there I drew up a couple of others that might be useful, including the national and naval flags of Cuba (handy for the Span-Am war).

VANF-2801

VAN-204 – Confederate National Flag – £0.50
VAN-205 – Hawaiian State Flag – £0.50
VAN-2801 – Cuban National Flag – £0.50
VAN-2802 – Cuban Naval Jack – £0.50
VAN-2901 – Romanian National Flag – £0.50