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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Air Breathing Propulsion Award

Established in 1975, the Air Breathing Propulsion Award is presented to an individual for sustained, meritorious accomplishment in the arts, sciences, and technology of air breathing propulsion systems.This annual award is generally presented at the AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum and Exposition. Nomination Deadline: 1 February 2020
  • Full Name: Mr. William H Sens
  • Category: Technical Excellence
  • AIAA Citation: For pioneering work in engine performance prediction and advanced methodologies essential to proper engine/airframe integration and his application of such to the JT3D and JT8D engine development programs which revolutionized commercial aviation.