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DC30 Badge


The 2022 badge began with the idea of designing around all 4 of our domains, Air Traffic Management, Airports, Aircraft, and Space. From there, we wanted to encourage creativity and free expression by allowing everyone to customize their badge using the SAO standard:


The kit contains the base badge with 5 SAO ports, and three included SAOs.

Special thanks to @cybertestpilot for the amazing badge design and fantastic artwork by

Congratulations to all 37 individuals who solved the 2D code on the back of our Aerospace Village DC30 badge!

  • The 2022 Aerospace Village Badge are gone! We had limited quantities in-person only at DEF CON 30.

  • You can learn more about the Aztec code used to encode Buzz Aldrin’s “boarding pass” to the moon at

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