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: Herschel and Planck Project Team
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For outstanding scientific achievements recognized by worldwide scientific community and for the outstanding technical performances of the two satellites.
- Notes: Award accepted by Thomas Passvogel, Project Manager