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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: AFRL-Boeing XSS-10 Team
  • Category: Technical Excellence
  • AIAA Citation: For outstanding performance of the team during design, implementation, test, and operations, including the space flight test of advanced maneuvering and proximity operations of the XSS-10 Micro-Satellite.
  • Notes: (Award accepted by Thomas Davis, AFRL-XSS-10 Program Manager, and William Larsen, Boeing XSS-10 Program Manager.)