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: Kenneth F Holtby
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For the managerial and technical leadership they provided to the engineering teams that developed the Boeing 757 and 767 commercial transport aircraft. And, for their dedication to the successful integration of the highest practical standard of aeronautical technologies with commercial and schedule requirements to create two airplanes of outstanding performance and economy