Air-King Radio

Brooklyn - New York 

Air-King Radio Air-King Products Co., Inc. in Brooklyn, New York manufactured some of the most sought after Art Deco radios of the era. Air King is known for the "Skyscraper" line of plastic/bakelite radios designed by Harold Van Doren + John Gordon Rideout manufactured circa 1933-1935.

The Air King radio was made in 3 different styles including one with a tuning-eye. The model #'s for the "Skyscraper" are 52 with either Egyptian or clock insert, 66 with either Globes or clock insert and fianlly the 770 with a tuning eye and front facing speaker.. The Air King was available in numerous colors including: Ivory, Brown, Black, Pure White, Green, Lavender, Red, Yellow, Blue and Ivory cabinet with a crystalline finish and black cabinet with crystalline finish only model 52 + 66(never on a 770 Tuning-Eye model).

Air King made one catalin radio, the model A-600 "Duchess", which was available in 4 color combinations.

** We are always looking to buy Air King Skyscraper models + Catalin Radios as well as other Catalin, Plaskon + Bakelite radios by any manufacturer. Please contact us if you are looking to sell a radio. Calls or texts are always welcome: 305.778.2182 **