“Wings of Gold”
Eagle Trading Card Company, 19-cards, United States

  • Series Title: Wings of Gold
  • ACC No.: n/a
  • Issued by: Eagle Trading Card Company, Inc.
  • Country: United States
  • Number of Cards: 19
  • Card Dimensions: 2.5 × 3.5 inches
  • Circa: 1991
  • Checklist: Download


“Wings of Gold” is a nostalgic look at some of the best fighting aircraft of World War I and World War II. This 19-card set features aircraft from France, Germany, Great Britain, Japan, and the United States. The first four cards show World War I aircraft. Cards 5-18 feature aircraft from World War II. The 19th card is a series checklist. The fronts of the cards feature attractive multicolored flight or action scenes surrounded by a black border. The fronts the cards do not contain any captions. The Backs of the cards contain the card number, set title, card title, a descriptive text of the aircraft, and a brief table of aircraft specifications and performance data.

This series was distributed in the 1991 by the Eagle Trading Card Company. The set was distributed only in complete sets, with a paper “Certificate of Authenticity” included. The sets were packaged in a clear hard-plastic case. The cards measure 2½ ×e; 3½ inches. There is no American Card Catalog reference number associated with the set.



The “Wings of Gold” Checklist page may be downloaded by clicking the PDF icon.

  1. Nieuport XI
  2. SPAD
  3. Fokker Dr.I
  4. Sopwith Camel
  5. Supermarine Spitfire
  6. A 6M2 (sic) Zero-Sen
  7. F6F Hellcat
  8. P-40 Warhawk (Tomahawk)
  9. Stuka Ju 87
  10. P-47 Thunderbolt
  11. BF-109 Messerschmitt
  12. P-38 Lightning
  13. F-4U (sic) Corsair
  14. F4F-4 Wildcat
  15. Nakajima Ki-43
  16. Yakovlev Yak-9
  17. B-24 Liberator
  18. B-17 Flying Fortress
  •  Series I Check List
  •  Certificate of Authenticity Card
  •  Clear Hard-Plastic Case

Special Thanks

A very special thanks to Albert B. Kramer, President of Roll-EZ Wheels, for loaning us his collection to scan. "Click" on Al's card below visit their website and store.

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