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Space Operations & Support Award

Established in 1991, the Space Operations & Support Award is presented for outstanding efforts in overcoming space operations problems and assuring success, and recognizes those teams or individuals whose exceptional contributions were critical to an anomaly recovery, crew rescue, or space failure. This award is presented biennially (in odd-numbered years) and will be presented at the AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum in August 2019 Nomination Deadline: 1 February 2020
  • Full Name: Wind Operations Team
  • Entry: -
  • Category: Technical Excellence
  • AIAA Citation: For exceptional ingenuity and personal sacrifice in the recovery of NASA's Wind spacecraft.