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: Dr Antonio L Elias
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For pioneering contributions to the invention, development, production and operation of the Pegasus air-launched space booster, the world''s first privately-developed space launch vehicle