|Object Name:||Queen's Award Crystal Glasses|
|Division:||Airborne Display [ADD]|
|Year of Manufacture:||1985|
|Location:||Awards Cupboard 1 [Main Store]|
Airborne Display Division
Logo for Queen's Award for Technology
This pair of crystal goblets was given to celebrate the Queen's Award for Technology 1985 to the Airborne Display Division. The goblets are by Royal Scot Crystal and are large wine glasses from their St Giles range. The Queens Award was for advances in Head Up Display technology notably for the F-16 A/B and F-16 C/D HUDS. This was the eleventh Queens Award won by Rochester.
The given dimensions are for a single glass; for the pair in their mid-blue lined, navy-blue presentation box, they are: 228 x 89 x 216 mm & 1025g.