10 euro - The P-38

Series: France - Aviation and History

Image of 10 euro coin - The P-38 | France 2019.  The Silver coin is of Proof quality.
Monnaie de Paris pays tribute to the major aircraft along History. Every year two planes are honoured. The P-38 Lightning is a World War II fighter designed by Lockheed. A prototype made its first flight on January 27, 1939. Among the many pilots of P-38 or derived, we find the French pilot-writer Antoine de Saint-Exupéry