|Object Name:||Queen's Award for Technological Achievement 1983|
|Division:||Maritime Aircraft Systems [MASD]|
|Year of Manufacture:||1983|
|Location:||Main Object Store|
Elizabeth the Second
by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Our other Realms and Territories Queen Defender of the Faith, to
THE MARITIME AIRCRAFT DIVISION OF MARCONI AVIONICS LTD
We being cognisant of the outstanding achievement of the said body as manifested in the application of Technology in Our United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Our Channel Islands and Our Island of Man and being desirous of showing Our Royal Favour do hereby confer upon it
THE QUEEN'S AWARD FOR TECHNOLOGICAL ACHIEVEMENT
for a period of five years from the twenty-first day of April 1983 until the twentieth day of April 1988 and do hereby give permission for the authorised flag of the said Award to be flown during that time by the said body and for the device thereof to be displayed in the manner authorised by Our Warrant of the fifth day of April 1976.
And We do further hereby authorise the said body during the five years of the currency of this Our Award furthe
The Certificate is a Queen’s Award for Technology and accompanies the Award. This one is in recognition of the success of GEC Avionics Maritime Aircraft Systems Division in 1983 for the AQS902 Acoustic Processor. This was a joint honour with the award for exports.