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    AIAA in the News

    AIAA members make headlines everyday. The Institute celebrates these amazing accomplishments!

    2016

    27 April 2016
    Two AIAA Members - John Garvey and Eric Besnard - Involved in Launch of New Space Firm
    WRCB SpaceX Founding Team Launches Vector Space Systems to Redefine Space Commerce


    24 April 2016
    Rowan University's AIAA Student Branch's Egg Drop Highlighted
    Courier-Post Student Teams Prepare for Egg-Lofting Contes


    24 April 2016
    AIAA Senior Member Gonzalo Mendoza's Mentorship in Annual Design/Build/Fly Competition Highlighted
    The Wichita Eagle Textron Aviation Engineer Helps Students Land Aircraft Win


    21 April 2016
    AIAA Partners with Drone World Expo
    GISCafe Drone World Expo Partners With Leading Industry Groups in Farming, Air Trafic Control, Mapping and Aeronautics to Bring Stakeholders to November Event


    19 April 2016
    AIAA Senior Member Endel Iarve Receives $1 Million Dollar Grant to Develop Models for Rotor Spar Fatigue
    JEC Group NASA Awards UTARI Researcher $1 Million to Develop Models for Rotor Spar Fatigue


    18 April 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Moriba Jah Wins Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award From University of Colorado, Boulder
    Colorado State University, Boulder Distinguished Engineering Alumni Awards


    12 April 2016
    AIAA Student Conference at Iowa State University Profiled
    Iowa State Daily AIAA Conference Takes Place at ISU for First Time in 15 Years


    11 April 2016
    AIAA Senior Member Samuel Paolucci Publishes New Textbook on Continuum Mechanics
    University of Notre Dame Paolucci Publishes Textbook on Continuum Mechanics


    11 April 2016
    AIAA Executive Director Sandy Magnus Quoted in Story on Upcoming Federal Elections and Their Impact on the Space Program
    Aviation Week Network Space Community Braces for Another U.S. Transition


    11 April 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Eileen Marie Collins to Appear on The Space Show on April 15
    The Space Show U.S. Space Policy and Much More Discussed with Eileen Marie Collins


    7 April 2016
    AIAA Contributes to Creation of New Drone Rules
    Tech Crunch FAA Releases Report Detailing Categories for Drones Flying Over Crowds


    7 April 2016
    Two AIAA Members: Seetha Raghavan and Subith Vasu Honored by Central Florida University
    University of Central Florida Early-Career Faculty Recognized for Big Impact


    7 April 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Paul Voss Pens Piece on Needing a Sensible Conversation on Drone Laws
    The Conversation We Need a National Conversation About Sensible Drone Laws


    7 April 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Bong Wie Profiled
    Iowa State University News Change Agent: Bong Wie


    5 April 2016
    AIAA Honorary Fellow John Tracy Named to US News STEM Leadership Hall of Fame
    US News and World Report 2016 U.S. News STEM Leadership Hall of Fame


    5 April 2016
    AIAA Member Kayley Seawright Named to DiscoverE's New Face of Engineering Honorees
    DiscoverE.org DiscoverE Announces 2016 New Faces of Engineering Honorees


    4 April 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Mike Snead Pens Piece on Space Solar Power
    The Space Review Federal Legislation to Jumpstart Space Solar Power


    1 April 2016
    AIAA Senior Member Sertac Karaman Talks About Self Driving Vehicles with the Wall Street Journal
    The Wall Street JournalAre Self-Driving Delivery Vehicles Headed Underground?


    31 March 2016
    AIAA Executive Director Sandy Magnus Speaks at Elementary School
    Rising Sun Herald Astronaut Touches Down at Leeds Elementary School


    29 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Pat Hynes Pens Piece on Avoiding the 'Poverty of Thought'
    Las Cruces Sun-News More People at NMSU Opt In to Space Industry


    28 March 2016
    AIAA Executive Director Sandra Magnus Appears on the BBC Show 'The Conversation'
    BBC The Conversation: Sandra Magnus and Samantha Cristoforetti


    28 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Robert Manning Appears on The Space Show to Talk Mars Landers
    The Space Show Rob Manning


    26 March 2016
    Hampton Roads AIAA Section Co-Sponsors Egg Drop Design Contest
    The Virginian-Pilot Children Test Science, Engineering Skills at Egg Drop Design Contest


    25 March 2016
    Four AIAA Members Involved in Supersonic Jetliner "Boom" Development Team: Blake Scholl, Kenrick Waithe, Frank Cappucio, and Scott Bledsoe
    Parabolic Arc Boom Boasts Impressive List of Personnel


    24 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Geoffery Landis Discusses Future of Space Exploration Missions at the University of Miami
    The Miami Huricane NASA Research Scientist Geoff Landis Discusses Future of Space Exploration Missions


    22 March 2016
    AIAA Student Branch at Rowan University to Host Rocket Launch
    Courier-Post Rowan to Host Rocket Launches


    21 March 2016
    Former AIAA President and Honorary Fellow Dr. Mike Griffin to Appear on The Space Show on Tuesday, March 22
    The Space Show The Space Show Broadcast 2671 Dr. Mike Griffin


    18 March 2016
    AIAA Fellow John Tracy Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
    Diversity News BEYA Lifetime Achievement Winner on the Future of Aviation


    15 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Mike Snead Pens Piece on Space Solar Power
    The Space Review U.S. Terrestrial Non-Fossil Fuel Energy vs. Space Solar Power


    14 March 2016
    AIAA Executive Director Sandy Magnus Speaks About the Necessity to Study STEM Subjects
    Loudoun Times-MirrorFormer Astronaut Encourages Northern Virginia Students to Study STEM


    14 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Moriba Jah's Efforts to Mitigate Dangers of Space Junk Profiled
    Inverse AIAA Associate Fellow Moriba Jah's Efforts to Control Space Junk Profiled


    9 March 2016
    AIAA Grant Makes Robotics Day Possible
    The Daily Times Fairview Students Brush Up On Robotics


    8 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Bong Wie To Deliver Lecture on Preventing an Armageddon
    Kirkwood Report Oliven Lecture Highlights Preventing an Armageddon


    7 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Dava Newman Profiled
    KTVH NASA Deputy Dava Newman Inspires Hometown Helena Students


    7 March 2016
    AIAA Executive Director Sandra Magnus along with Directors of Other Space Organizations Present White Paper on Ensuring U.S. Leadershp in Space
    C-Span 3 U.S. Space Programs


    7 March 2016
    AIAA Member Leo Teeney Named to Forbes Magazine's 30 Under 30 for Europe List
    Harrogate News Harrogate Grammar School Alumnus Recognised by Forbes


    4 March 2016
    AIAA Senior Member Thomas Juliano Will Receive an Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigators Program Award
    University of Notre Dame Three Engineering Faculty Receive 2016 AFOSR YIP Awards


    4 March 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Karen Willcox Receives Distinguished Alumna Award from University of Auckland
    Voxy.co.nz Kiwi Aeronautics Professor Honoured


    2 March 2016
    AIAA Fellow Irmgard Flugge-Lotz Profiled as One of 13 Women Who Changed Science
    EETimes 13 Women Who Changes Science


    29 February 2016
    AIAA Student Branch From Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Exhibits Design Build Fly Entry
    The Daily Courier Science, Technology Embraced at SciTech Fest


    24 February 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Anya Jones Receives Presidential Early Career Award
    University of Maryland UMD's Anya Jones Receives President Early Career Award


    23 February 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Chiang Ren Joins Executive Team at Planned Systems International, Inc.
    Globenewswire PSI Ramps Up Its Executive Leadership Team


    18 February 2016
    Former AIAA President Alan Mulally Will Speak At the Upcoming ONE:the Alltech Ideas Conference
    Hoard's DairymanApple co-founder Steve Wozniak, former Ford CEO Alan Mullaly to Speak at One: The Alltech Ideas Conference


    17 February 2016
    AIAA Executive Director Sandy Magnus to Speak at STEM Event
    Washington Executive 2016 K-12 STEM Symposium: Astronaut Dr. Sandy Magnus to Address Students


    12 February 2016
    AIAA Member Dr. Richard Trask Joins Faculty at University of Bath
    Noodls Mechanical Engineering Welcomes Professor Richard Trask


    12 February 2016
    AIAA Senior Member George Carruthers Profiled
    Philadelphia Tribune Facts About Scientists and Astronauts


    10 February 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Marillyn A. Hewson Has Won the National Defense Industrial Association's 2016 James Forrestal Industry Leadership Award
    Globe Newswire NDIA to Present 2016 James Forrestal Industry Leadership Award to Marillyn A. Hewson


    31 January 2016
    AIAA Fellow John Logsdon Quoted in Story on Investment in Commercial Spaceflight
    The Washington Post Why Investors are Following Musk, Bezos in Betting on the Stars


    29 January 2016
    AIAA Honorary Fellow Jerry Grey Quoted in Article on Risk in Aerospace
    IEEE Spectrum The Challenger Disaster: A Case of Subjective Engineering


    28 January 2016
    AIAA Student Member Jason Cornelius of Penn State University Profiled
    USA Today Penn State Student Explores His Passion for Helicopters With NASA


    27 January 2016
    AIAA Houston Section to Help Host Annual Mars Rover Design Model Competition
    UH News Students Showcase Mars Rover Models at UH Saturday, Jan. 30


    23 January 2016
    AIAA Honorary Fellow and Past AIAA President Robert Crippen Discusses Lessons Learned 30 Years After the Challenger Disaster
    Orlando Sentinel Shuttle Challenger Tragedy 30 Years Ago: What Lessons Were Learned?


    23 January 2016
    Two AIAA Members: John Celli and Philip Rubin Elected to the Satellite Hall of Fame
    Global Banking and Finance Review SSPI To Induct Six Industry Leaders Into the Satellite Hall of Fame


    22 January 2016
    AIAA Fellow John Hansman Contributes to Article on the Possible Design of the New Los Angeles Rams' Stadium
    Bloomberg Business New L.A. Stadium May Need Stealthy Design to Evade Airport Radar


    21 January 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Hamsa Balakrishnan Leads Research Team that Developed New Flight Wait Algorithm, Will Shorten Tarmac Delay Time
    The Huffington Post Sitting on Runway Waiting for Takeoff May Soon Be a Thing of the Past


    20 January 2016
    AIAA Fellow Wesley Harris Delivers Keynote Address at Princeton University's Celebration of the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
    Princeton University News Princeton University Honors Kings Legacy, Ongoing Quest for Racial Justice


    19 January 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Geoffrey Landis Appeared on The Space Show on January 18
    The Space Show Geoffery Landis on The Space Show


    12 January 2016
    AIAA Fellow Achille Messac Appointed Dean of College of Engineering, Architecture and Computer Sciences at Howard University
    Howard University News Howard University Appoints Dr. Achille Messac Dean, College of Engineering, Architecture and Computer Sciences


    11 January 2016
    AIAA Fellow Louis Friedman to Appear on January 11, 2016, Space Show at 5:00 p.m. EST
    The Space Show This Week on The Space Show


    11 January 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Morib Jah Joins University of Arizona to Launch Space Research Initiative
    UA News Mars Navigator Joins UA to Launch Space Research Initiative


    6 January 2016
    AIAA Associate Fellow Kamran Behdinan Named EIC Fellow for Exceptional Contributions to Engineering in Canada
    University of Toronto Engineering News Engineering Professors and Alumnus Honored by the Engineering Institute of Canada


    4 January 2016
    AIAA Student Member Alexander Anderson Profiled
    The Seattle Times 19-Year Old Engineer from North Bend Puts Smarts to Work Around the World