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Racal Engineering

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November 1958.

of Bracknell

1950 Racal Ltd was created to provide a consulting service for the planning of radio communications systems. The name was derived from the partners RAymond Brown and George CALder Cunningham

1951 Racal Electronics Ltd was registered as a private company to supply electronic equipment (previously Racal Engineering Ltd). Racal Ltd became a wholly-owned subsidiary[1].

1961 Manufacturers of radio communication and electronic equipment. 700 employees.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 6 November 1961