Guidance Technology, Inc. (Missile Gyroscopes)
Nicely engraved antique stock certificate from Guidance Technology, Inc. dating back to the 1960's. This document, which is signed by the company President and Secretary, was printed by the Jeffries Bank Note Company and measures approximately 10 1/2" (w) by 8" (h).
This certificate's vignette features a slide rule, gyroscope, contractor's square and a rocket.
Guidance Technology, Inc. was incorporated in California on January 31, 1946. The company was based in Santa Monica.
The company designed, developed, manufactured and sold aircraft instrumentation and related equipment.
In November, 1985, the company was bought out by Rospatch Corp. At that time, Guidance Technology, Inc. was primarily producing gyroscopes for missiles and military vehicles.