Aircraft Design Award
The Aircraft Design Award was established in 1968 and is presented to an individual or team for an original concept or career contributions leading to a significant advancement in aircraft design or design technology.
This annual award is generally presented at the AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum (AVIATION).
Nomination Deadline: 1 October
- Full Name: Kendall Perkins
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For outstanding accomplishments in technical design and engineering management of a wide spectrum of fighter aircraft designs ranging from the original FH-1 Phantom to the F-15 Eagle, and in recognition of this versatility as a leader, and innovations in the field of aircraft design