Pin (Znachok), Civil Aviation U.S.S.R., Yakovlev Yk-40


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Civil Aviation in the Soviet Union Commemorative (znachok) pin; port side profile of Yakovlev Yk-40 aircraft depicted in white, blue, and red enamel over a light blue enamel background; white enamel perimiter band with gold letter text "Civil Aviation in USSR, YK-40" in Russian Cyrillic.

Credit Line

Donated by Stephanie J. Markgraf

Country of Origin

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics


  • Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
  • Gold Plating
  • Enamel


3-D: 2.2 × 4.1 × 0.6cm (7/8 × 1 5/8 × 1/4 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum



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