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Queen's Award for Export Achievement, 1983

Technical Information

Catalogue No: C1467
Category: Corporate/Business
Object Type: Plaque/Certificate
Object Name: Queen's Award for Export Achievement, 1983
Part No: None
Serial No: None
Manufacturer: Unknown
Division: Not Applicable
Year of Manufacture: 1983
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Location: Cupboard 1 (awards) [Main Store]

The Queen's Award for Export Achievement


The Certificate accompanies the Award and this one is in recognition of the success of GEC Avionics in exports in 1983. This was a joint honour with the award for MASD for Technology for the AQS902 Acoustic Processor.

This unframed certificate is stored in a stout blue cardboard tube 357mm long x 64mm diameter and, with the certificate inside, weighs 322g.

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are for outstanding achievement by UK businesses in the categories of:
•innovation - for commercial success as a result of innovation
•international trade - for growth and commercial success in international trade
•sustainable development - for commercially successful products, services and management that benefit the environment, society and the economy

The Company has won sixteen Queen’s Awards since 1967; eight have been for Export, seven for Technology and, the most recent in 2002, for the category of Innovation.

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