Space Systems Award
Up to 1976 known as the Spacecraft Design Award, the Space Systems Award is now presented to recognize outstanding achievements in the architecture, analysis, design, and implementation of space systems. This annual award is generally presented at the AIAA Space and Astronautics Forum (SPACE).
Nomination Deadline: 1 February
- Full Name: Anthony Iorillo
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For the invention of the Gyrostat stabilized spacecraft which formed the basic stabilization and configuration for the successful Tactical Communication Satellite, Intelsat IV, and a series of other satellites now in design and production