Aerospace Guidance, Navigation, and Control Award
Approved by the Board of Directors in 1998, the Aerospace Guidance, Navigation and Control Award was established to recognize individuals that have made important and substantial contributions in the field of guidance, navigation and control. This award is to be considered a lifetime achievement award, and is presented biennially (in even years) generally at the AIAA SCITECH Forum.
Nomination Deadline: 1 July
- Full Name: Dr Richard H Battin
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For contributions to the theory and practice of astrodynamics which guided our astronauts to the moon, and for articulating these concepts to a multitude of students