Awarded For Accomplishments In Spaceflight, Related Fields
The National Space Club announced what it says are the aerospace
industry's premier awards Tuesday Awardees will be recognized by
their colleagues from across government, industry and academia at
the prestigious 53rd annual Dr. Robert H. Goddard Memorial
Two Aircraft In The Running For Cost-Capped Contract
The Minister for Defence, Senator John Faulkner (pictured,
below), said Thursday that the Government has given first pass
approval for a major project to provide the Australian Defence
Force with a new naval combat helicopter.
Elbit Systems has been awarded a follow-on contract from the
Israeli Ministry of Defense for the continuation of the GROB
G-120-AI ("Snunit") trainer aircraft operation program, in service
at the Air Force Flight Academy in Hatzerim.
"The 'Heritage Family Day' series helps fulfill an
important part of the National Air and Space Museum's mission: to
educate and inspire visitors. Many astronauts, pilots and
engineers who participate in museum programs have told us that they
were inspired by the artifacts and exhibitions they saw here when
they were children."
Source: Gen. J.R. "Jack" Dailey, director
of the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum