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007: Exceptional Service Medal



Added by: rustyknight
Description: Instituted 29 July 1959, this medal is awarded to U.S. government employees for significant sustained performance characterized by unusual initiative or creative ability that clearly demonstrates substantial improvement in engineering, aeronautics, space flight, administration, support, or space-related endeavors which contribute to NASA programs. The current design is a hollow laurel wreath spanned by a banner inscribed NASA with two hands suppored a globe within a laurel wreath. The reverse is inscribed EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE.
Keywords: NASA Exceptional Service Medal
Date Added: 12-10-2004