May Issue of Section Newsletter Now Available
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64th Annual Section Awards Dinner and Council Installation Ceremony
to be held Friday, May 27th, 2016
Alabama Lt. Gov. Kay Ivey, 2016 AIAA Public Service Award Recipient,
will be the evening's invited speaker.
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2016 Greater Huntsville AIAA Section Robert L. Sackheim
Engineering, Science, & Math Scholarship Application Available
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Read Greater Huntsville Section Winning Essay of Space Systems Technical Committee
Contest for 7th and 8th Grade Students On
"How could either a moon or Mars base help us learn about the Earth and space?"
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AIAA Fellow Nomination and Sustained Service Award Information Available
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AIAA Young Professionals Symposium to be Held by Greater Huntsville Section
October 20-21, 2016, at Dynetics Solution Complex
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Annual Section Award Nominations Solicited
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Dr. Naveen Vetcha to serve as Honors and Awards Director
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15 AIAA Student Members Recognized by Aviation Week
Awards Recognize Outstanding Engineering, Math, Science and Technology Students
Congratulations to winner Tyrell Tysheen Yorke of Tuskegee University
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Congratulations to Section Member Mrs. Robin Osborne,
Recipient of the 2016 AIAA Engineer of the Year Award
The AIAA Engineer of the Year Award is presented to a member of AIAA who,
as a practicing engineer, has made a recent, individual contribution
in the application of scientific and mathematical principles
leading to a significant technical accomplishment.
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Kay Ivey, Lt. Governor of the State of Alabama
to Receive the 2016 AIAA Public Service Award
The Public Service Award honors a person outside the aerospace community
who has shown consistent and visible support for
and space goals.
Congratulations to 2016 Greater Huntsville Section
AIAA confers the distinction of Fellow upon individuals
in recognition of their notable and valuable contributions
to the arts, sciences or technology of aeronautics and astronautics.
The induction ceremony for the new Fellows and Honorary Fellows
will take place in Washington, D.C., on June 15,
at the AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala.
The Greater Huntsville Section's 2016 Fellows are:
Steve Cook, Dynetics
Mark Whorton, Teledyne Brown Engineering
See the Chairman's Take on the Section at Year-End
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Section coins still available for $7.00 per coin.
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Congratulations to Section member Dr. John Hanson of NASA's George C. Marshall Space Flight Center
for being named the 2016 recipient of the national AIAA de Florez Award for Flight Simulation
Congratulations to 2016 Greater Huntsville Section Associate Fellows
The grade of Associate Fellow recognizes individuals “who have accomplished or been in charge
of important engineering or scientific work, or who have done original work of outstanding merit,
or who have otherwise made outstanding contributions to the arts, sciences, or technology of
aeronautics or astronautics. AIAA formally will honor and induct the class January 4, 2016,
in conjunction with the AIAA Science and Technology Forum in San Diego.
The Greater Huntsville Section's 2016 Associate Fellow Class comprises:
Archive of Section Newsletters Still Being Developed
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Below is an item from the October 1965 issue of the Section newsletter, at that time the Explorer
2015-2016 Pictorial Organization Chart Available on-Line
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