AIAA National Capital Section

2008 Science Fair Results


Each spring, AIAA National Capital Section members judge aerospace-related projects at all 8 of the local regional science fairs. 27 prizes were awarded, valued at over $13,000 total, including a week at Space Camp or Aviation Challenge for each of our first place winners.




A special thanks to our corporate sponsors:
  • The U.S. Space & Rocket Center
  • BAE Systems
  • The Campbell Marketing Group
  • Integrity Applications
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Rockwell Collins
And our judging teams:
  • Michael Poliszuk, NAVAIR
  • Allan Osbourn, Aerospace Corporation
  • Mike Hirschberg, CENTRA Technology
  • Mike McFarland, Orbital Sciences Corp
  • Carlos Niederstrasser, Orbital Sciences Corp
  • William Michaux, GeoEye
  • Michael Collins, ASRC Management Services
  • Sean Griffin, Dept of Navy
  • David Brandt, Lockheed Martin
  • Kevin Bollino, US Air Force
  • Joe Marshall, BAE Systems
  • Jim Armor, consultant
  • Josh Powers, Scitor Corporation
  • Joe Chan, Intelsat
  • Tom Marino, Dept of the Navy
  • Francis Szalay, Orbital Sciences Corp.
  • Nils Jespersen, Aerospace Corporation
  • Claudio Caprio, BAE Systems
  • Kimberly Harris, Lockheed Martin
  • Edmund Habib, Hab-Com, Inc
  • Kevin Leath, Boeing
  • Jos Galvis, Amazon Mtg
  • Ron Muller, Perot Systems
  • Karthik Balakrishnan, University of California, San Diego
  • Veronica Leonard, Lockheed Martin
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