Randolph Engineering provides precision-built sunglasses for pilots who demand more. When you pick them up and put them on, you’ll feel the difference.
Don’t miss your chance to get authentic Randolph Aviators at this year’s EAA AirVenture Airshow in Oshkosh, WI, where pilots from around the world will have the chance to try Randolph’s superior lens technology for themselves.
With military origins, we respect where we come from and we’re reinventing where we’re going. We’ve captured the spirit of aviation for decades through our fans. Randolph Aviators are engineered for pilots, adventurers and tastemakers alike.
If you’re among those attending, you’ll also have access to exclusive show deals on past-season styles. Be sure to visit us at booth #713 because this is only available to event attendees.
Good enough for fighter pilots, good enough for us.
Randolph’s Flagship Aviator
These non-polarized shades for pilots offer bayonet temples developed for comfort and easy on/off accessibility under a helmet or headset.
Whether you’re soaring through daily flight operations, driving along the highway on a motorcycle or just enjoying a drink on the deck, we have the right shades for you. Precision-built and battle tested for pilots who demand more.
Originally built for the US military, our flagship Aviator surpasses rigid military-spec standards. Standard issue since 1978, the Aviators are suitable for the most rigorous demands and are a superior choice for everyday use.
Randolph continues to produce the HGU-4/P Aviator for the US Military and air forces worldwide. The company also maintains the Frame of Choice contract, supplying multiple style options to the military.
- Proprietary SkyTec™ lens technology with crystal clear optics, engineered for military pilots.
- 100% UVA and UVB protection
- Infrared Light Management
- Vector™ Anti-Reflective backside coating
- Blue Wave™ HEV Blue Light Management
- Drop ball tested lenses for impact resistance and durability
- Built to strict US Military guidelines (MIL-S-25948) since 1978
- Bayonet temples to comfortably fit under a pilot’s helmet
- Metal plating at 5 times the eyewear industry standard
- Lifetime guaranteed solder joints
Why Randolph Engineering?
Family owned and operated for three generations, we still proudly supply aviator sunglasses to the US military today. Each pair of Randolphs are rooted in the same sense of style, strength, spirit and quality as when we started.
Our handcrafted process takes over 200 steps to cut, mold, twist, plate, polish and perfect, and the time of over 50 experts. After 45 years, we’re still handcrafting our eyewear to military standard specifications in our factory, just outside of Boston, MA.
Military contracted since 1978, we meet the demands of the world’s toughest critics: the US Department of Defense, commercial pilots, naval aviators, astronauts and now you.
Randolph Styles Named after Airplanes & Pilots
Did you know many Randolph styles are named after famous airplanes and pilots from American history?
Attendees to this year’s EAA AirVenture airshow in Oshkosh will enjoy a display of legendary American aircrafts. See a few of our styles below that pay homage to this history.
Behind every pair is a point of view unlike any other.
Our mission is to help the world see more clearly, in vivid color, and total comfort with eyewear that inspires a lifetime of extraordinary experiences.
Hear From Real Pilots
Stop by booth #713 to see for yourself and join us on the 27th or 28th for a chance to purchase Randolph aviators at exclusive show prices and to meet Jefferey the Pilot. He is an aviation expert, international traveler and Randolph’s brand ambassador.
To hear more about how pilots rely on Randolphs, see the video below where Randolph has partnered with Angel Flight Northeast.
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