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: Angelo Gustaferro
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For outstanding achievements and contributions to the design and implementation of a variety of spacecraft and launch vehicle systems, as well as managerial excellence in the concept, development, and advocacy of planetary space programs