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    1936 Berlin Summer Olympics International Flight to Berlin Olympiad Pilot's Medal. This medal was presented to pilots upon arrival. A minimum of 500 kilometers had to be covered in order to qualify for this medal. Only fifty-four planes succeeded. Design by Otto Placzek features flying eagle on obverse and bell with Olympic rings on verso. Diameter 70 mm., weight 134 g. Fine condition.
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