AIAA News – 2015
Here you will find the latest happenings throughout the Institute.
29 September 2015
AIAA Foundation Announces Winners of its 2014–2015 Undergraduate Team Engine Design Competition
The AIAA Foundation announces the results of its 2014–2015 Undergraduate Team Engine Design Competition. The event was won by the team from TOBB University of Economics & Technology, Ankara, Turkey.
28 September 2015
AIAA Foundation Announces Winners of its 2014–2015 Graduate Team Aircraft Design Competition
The AIAA Foundation announces the results of its 2014–2015 Graduate Team Aircraft Design Competition. The event was won by the team from the Polytechnic University of Milan, Milan, Italy.
22 September 2015
A New Book Focuses on Birth of Soviet Union's Air and Missile Defense Systems
A new book, "Intercept:1961" written by AIAA Associate Fellow Mike Gruntman, focuses on the birth of the Soviet Union's air and missile defense systems.
18 September 2015
AIAA Announces Candidates for its 2016 Board of Directors Election
AIAA is pleased to announce that its Nominating Committee has selected candidates for next year’s openings on the AIAA Board of Directors.
14 September 2015
AIAA Marks National Aerospace Week
AIAA is marking National Aerospace Week by thank all aerospace professionals for their efforts to shape our world as we know it.
“From the Wright brothers achieving powered flight, to Chuck Yeager breaking the sound barrier, to the triumph of the Apollo 11 mission, to the Space Shuttle era and the International Space Station, Americans have long been captivated by all things air and space," said AIAA President Jim Albaugh.
14 September 2015
Aviation Week Invites AIAA Members to Participate in Aviation Week’s “Jobs, Pay, Careers and More” Webinar
Aviation Week will hold a webinar on Wednesday, 16 September 2015, at 1:00 p.m. EDT, to review the results of their recent Workforce Study. The three leaders of the Aviation Week 2015 Workforce Study will review key data that should be of interest to employees, including jobs, pay, and which companies are doing a great job of meeting employee needs. They are also expected to provide insight into what organizations and individuals can do specifically to prepare for the aerospace and defense industry of the future. Speakers include Jim Adams, vice president of PwC's Strategy; Clarke Havener, global A&D leader at Korn Ferry; and Carole Rickard Hedden, executive editorial director of Aviation Week Executive Intelligence.
Register online or learn more.
9 September 2015
The AIAA Foundation has announced the winners of its 2014 - 2015 Undergraduate Team Aircraft Design Competition
8 September 2015
AIAA Announces Class of 2016 Associate Fellows
AIAA is pleased to announce its Class of 2016 Associate Fellows. AIAA formally will honor and induct the class at its AIAA Associate Fellows Recognition Ceremony and Dinner on Monday, 4 January 2016, at the Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, California, in conjunction with the AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition 2016 (AIAA SciTech 2016), 4–8 January.
27 August 2015
AIAA Foundation Announces Winners of its 2014 - 2015 Undergraduate Team Space Transportation Design Competition
20 August 2015
Ayodeji T. Bode-Oke Wins AIAA 2015 Zarem Award for Distinguished Achievement in Aeronautics
19 August 2015
AIAA Marks National Aviation Day
AIAA celebrates National Aviation Day today, Wednesday, August 19th, the anniversary of the birth of Orville Wright. This day honors all who work in aviation and aerospace, and commemorates the sacrifices of the early aviation pioneers who first dared to prove that powered flight was possible.
17 August 2015
AIAA to Recognize Achievements During AIAA Space and Astronautics Forum and Exposition
AIAA will present four awards recognizing key contributions to space science, historical literature and technology on 2 September, at a noon awards luncheon held as part of the AIAA Space and Astronautics Forum and Exposition 2015.
10 August 2015
AIAA Space and Astronautics Forum to be Held in Pasadena, California
7 August 2015
July-August 2015 Momentum Now Available
July–August 2015 Momentum, AIAA's member eNewsletter, is now available. Check out the latest happenings across the Institute.
6 August 2015
AIAA Announces Section Award Winners
6 August 2015
AIAA Mourns the Death of Dale D. Meyers
22 July 2015
AIAA Foundation Presents Graduate Awards
16 July 2015
AIAA to Present Panel on Future of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Use in Florida
14 July 2015
AIAA to Present Awards at its Propulsion and Energy Forum
13 July 2015
AIAA Foundation Presents Nine Undergraduate Scholarships
7 July 2015
Propulsion and Energy Forum Comes to Orlando
25 June 2015
AIAA Congratulates Dennis Muilenburg on Becoming CEO of The Boeing Company
5 June 2015
AIAA to Celebrate Achievements in Aircraft and Atmospheric Systems at AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exhibition 2015
4 June 2015
AIAA to Celebrate Achievements in the Aerospace Sciences at AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition 2015
3 June 2015
Boeing 787-8 Development Team to Receive 2015 Elmer A. Sperry Award
27 May 2015
AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition 2015 to Explore Pushing the Boundaries of the Imaginable: Leveraging the Aviation Ecosystem
19 May 2015
May 2015 Momentum Now Available
May 2015 Momentum, AIAA's member eNewsletter, is now available. Check out the latest happenings across the Institute, including the release of our 2014-2015 Annual Report, "Charting a Course for Success."
27 April 2015
Alan Mulally to Receive the AIAA/ASME/AHS/SAE Guggenheim Medal
17 April 2015
AIAA Announces 2015 Board of Directors Election Results
Welcomes James “Jim” Maser as President-Elect
31 March 2015
Roy V. Harris to Receive AIAA 2015 Distinguished Service Award
30 March 2015
Jean-Jacques Dordain to Receive the AIAA 2015 Goddard Astronautics Award
27 March 2015
Sandy Magnus and AIAA Wishes Scott Kelly and Mikhail Kornienko Good Luck on Their One Year Mission to the ISS
“The AIAA community is excited about the upcoming one year mission to the ISS and look forward to following the adventures of Scott and Mikhail as they expand the boundaries of human knowledge and experience,” said Sandra Magnus, AIAA executive director and former astronaut. “Step by step we continue to move closer to extending the reach of humans into the stars. Good luck gentleman!”
More Info (NASA's “A Year in Space” mission page)
Thursday 26 March
AIAA Executive Director Sandra H. Magnus Shares Her Views on Building Consensus for the Future of Space
Monday, 16 March
AIAA Congratulates Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation (Gulfstream), an AIAA corporate Member, for Its Gulfstream G650 Business Jet Winning the 2014 Robert J. Collier Trophy
Monday, 16 March
The Honorable Ralph M. Hall to Receive the AIAA 2015 Public Service Award
Friday, 13 March
March AIAA Member eNewsletter Now Available
Friday, 13 March
William J. Emirch Named AIAA 2015 Engineer of the Year
Wednesday, 11 March
AIAA and ASA California Chapter Team for Fourth Annual California Aerospace Week
Tuesday, 10 March
Russell Cummings and Andreas Schuette Win AIAA 2015 International Cooperation Award
Friday, 27 February
Ramesh K. Agarwal to Receive the AIAA 2015 Reed Aeronautics Award
Wednesday, 25 February
AIAA Statement on Marion Blakey's Departure From the Aerospace Industries Association
Monday, 23 February
X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle Team Wins 2015 AIAA Foundation Award for Excellence
Tuesday, 3 February
AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala to Confer Top Honors
Friday, 23 January
AIAA Foundation Presents Awards at International Student Conference
Wednesday, 21 January
AIAA Mourns the Death of Eugene E. Gene Covert
Friday, 16 January
AIAA Announces its Class of 2015 Fellows and Honorary Fellows
Wednesday, 14 January
AIAA Selects Alexander J. Smits to be Editor-in-Chief of the AIAA Journal
Monday, 5 January
AIAA SciTech 2015 Live!
Watch. Listen. Discuss. Couldn’t travel to Kissimmee, Florida this year? No worries. We're Livestreaming!
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