|Object Name:||Archimedes Statue|
|Division:||Guidance Systems [GSD]|
|Year of Manufacture:||1992|
|Location:||Cupboard 1 (awards) [Main Store]|
This trophy was awarded for 1st place in the 1992 Archimedes Awards for the START Gyro. This award was rated as Oscars of British engineering design, bringing recognition and publicity to companies and their products. Previous winners included Rolls Royce. Archimedes left hand originally held a START Gyro which is lost.
An article and photograph can be found in the GEC Avionics News issue 111 - see link.
Its name plate missing.