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: Dr Harold A Rosen, Consultant
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For outstanding contributions in the development of satellite communication systems which have ranged from the pioneering invention of the spin stabilized synchronous orbit spacecraft concept and his continued leadership in developing and putting into service most of the presently used commercial communications satellite systems around the world