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. Harry J Hillaker
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For a long and distinguished career in aircraft design during which he performed or directed various phases of the design of five major, technologically advanced aircraft: B-36, B-58, F-111, F-16, and F-16XL