Daniel Guggenheim Medal

Nomination Form*
Nomination Deadline: February 1

AIAA Guggenheim Web Page

Description
This award honors individuals who make notable achievements in the advancement of aeronautics. Provision for the medal was made in 1928 through a gift from the Daniel Guggenheim Fund for the Promotion of Aeronautics.

The Award
This award, established in 1928, is administered by the Guggenheim Medal Board of Award (jointly sponsored by AIAA, ASME, SAE and AHS). It consists of a medal and a certificate presented annually at a conference selected by the Board of Award and recipient.

Recipients

1929Orville Wright
1930Ludwig Prandtl
1931Frederick W Lanchester
1932Juan De la cierva
1933Jerome C Hunsaker
1934William E Boeing
1935William F Durand
1936George W Lewis
1937Hugh Eckener
1938Alfred H Fedden
1939Mr. Donald W Douglas
1940Mr. Glenn L Martin
1941Juan T Trippe
1942James H Doolittle
1943Edmund T Allen
1944Lawrence D Bell
1945Theodore P Wright
1946Sir. Frank Whittle
1947Lester D Gardner
1948Leroy R Grumman
1949Edward P Warner
1950Hugh L Dryden
1951Igor I Sikorsky
1952Sir. Geoffrey De havilland
1953Charles A Lindberg
1954Clarence D Howe
1955Theodore Von karman
1956Frederick B Rentschler
1957Mr. Arthur E Raymond
1958William Littlewood
1959Sir. George Edwards
1960Grover Loening
1961Mr. Jerome Lederer
1962James H Kindelberger
1963James S Mcdonnell
1964Robert H Goddard
1965Sir. Sydney Camm
1966Charles S Draper
1967Mr. George S Schairer
1968H m Horner
1969H julian Allen
1970Jakob Ackeret
1971Sir. Archibald E Russell
1972William C Mentzer
1973Mr. William M Allen
1974Floyd L Thompson
1975Duane L Wallace
1976Marcel Dassault
1977Cyrus R Smith
1978Edward H Heinemann
1979Mr. Gerhard Neumann
1981Edward C Wells
1982Mr. David S Lewis
1983Prof. Nicholas J Hoff
1984Thomas H Davis
1985Mr. Thornton A Wilson
1986Prof. Hans W Liepmann
1987Dr. Paul B Maccready
1988J r d Tata
1989Fred E Weick
1990Mr. J F Sutter
1991Dr. Hans P Von ohain
1992Mr. Bernard L Koff
1993Dr. Ludwig Boelkow
1994Dr. Helmut H Korst
1995Mr. Robert C Seamans
1996William R Sears
1996Mr. Dale S Warren
1997Dr. Richard W Taylor
1997Dr. Abe Silverstein
1998Mr. Ronald A Ostrowski
1998Richard Coar
1999Prof. Frank E Marble
2000Dr. William H Pickering
2001Dr. Richard T Whitcomb
2002Mr. John G Borger
2003Dr. Holt Ashley
2004Mr. Courtland Perkins
2005Mr. Eugene Covert
2006Dr. Robert Loewy
2007Mr. Alexander Flax
2008Earl Dowell
2009Arthur Bryson
2010Dr. Robert Liebeck
2011Mr. Burt Rutan

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