Gas Turbine System Technicians operate, maintain, and repair the systems that propel the U.S. Navy’s ships.
Charged with troubleshooting and resolving problems affecting gas turbine engines, controllable pitch propellers, and other propulsion machinery, these skilled technicians are vital to the operation of any Navy ship. Gas Turbine System Technicians ensure the optimum performance of each ship’s complex propulsion system.
This coin is dedicated to the skilled service of all Gas Turbine System Technicians in the U.S. Navy, whose commitment to excellence continues to propel the Navy forward to victory.
Minted on the obverse against a blue enameled backdrop is the specialty insignia of the U.S. Navy Gas Turbine System Technician. The reverse contains a stylized anchor design, which incorporates a full color rendering of the U.S. Navy’s official emblem.
Minted in copper nickel and given antique silver finish, this coin is imbued with bold colorful enamel on both sides.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTM item. Packaging may vary.