Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

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  • An anti-aircraft missile developed by Bristol Aeroplane Co, later British Aircraft Corporation (Guided Weapons) Ferranti supplied the guidance ...
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  • The Trident missile is a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM ... Category: Guided Missile ...
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  • 1963 BAC acquired the previously autonomous guided weapons divisions ... Category: Guided Missile ...
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  • 1960 Provided system sales organisation for Bloodhound missile airliner and "Blood-hound" guided missile. 8,000 employees. ...
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  • The guided missile and space technology operations Hawker Siddeley Aviation and the guided missile and space technology ...
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  • p666c.jpg |thumb| 1963. "Malkara" guided missile at launch from Hornet armoured car.]] Note: This is a sub-section of Humber ...
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  • Galileo spacecraft, and the AIM-4 Falcon guided missile. 1985 Hughes Aircraft was acquired by General Motors from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ...
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  • 1949 English Electric created a Guided Weapons Division to work on ... 1959 The Thunderbird missile was the first British designed and produced ...
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  • out of the aircraft industry and into the guided missile, space exploration, and space utilization industries. In 1961, the Martin Company merged ...
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  • as "Transvaal Castle" and the guided missile vessel " Hampshire". In addition to serving as a member of committees of the Institution ...
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  • aircraft carrier escort, training ship, or guided missile ship were not followed through. The cruiser was sold for scrapping in 1962. ...
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  • and aeronautical engineer, working on guided weapons systems and the DEUCE ... By the 1950s Hackett was head of the Guided Weapons Division at aerospace ...
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  • 1960 The SM-62 Snark, the first online intercontinental guided missile, entered service 1961 The T-38 supersonic trainer entered service. ...
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  • 1954 Guided Weapon research began at Wythenshawe. 1959 Supplied the guidance and control system for the Bloodhound missile. ...
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  • guided weapon program, as well as other guided missile programs, airborne radar and electro-optics for the US military. The group was sold to Raytheon ...
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  • become Hawker Siddeley Aviation (HSA) and the guided missile and space technology operations Hawker Siddeley Dynamics (HSD). ==See Also== ...
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  • 1956 Another post-war activity was missile development, culminating ... 1963 English Electric's guided weapons development and production ...
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  • Engine) computer was developed at Guided Weapons Systems at Luton; LACE computers were used for missile modelling and simulation.The Analogue ...
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  • 1950 Became head of the ramjet section of the Guided Weapons Department ... fuel tank being designed for the Blue Streak missile. 1960s: Contributed ...
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  • in post WWII years at the yard was the guided missile destroyer Glamorgan which was powered by steam and gas turbines. In April of the same year ...
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