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: Mr James N Allburn
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For extending the boundaries of aircraft design through technical contributions and leadership in the initiation, design and development of the X-29 forward swept wing aircraft