2016 Awards

Award for the Best Aerospace Educational Program 2016
Presented to
Puerto Rico's Aeronautical and Aerospace Institute
For it’s exemplary commitment to train futures MRO technicians for the Aviation  Industry, including Lufthansa Technik’ s operation in Puerto Rico

Award for the Best Aerospace MRO Facility 2016
Presented to
Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico, LLC
For it’s exemplary commitment to Maintain, Repair and Service Airbus A-320 airplanes and Boeing 737’s in the near future.

Award for the Best Aerospace Infrastructure Facility 2016
Presented to
Honeywell Aerospace
For it’s exemplary commitment to perform R&D at the newly constructed Honeywell Electromagnetic Laboratory in
Moca, Puerto Rico

Award for the Best Aerospace Student 2016
Presented to
Rachid Darbali Zamora
Best graduate students in electrical engineering at UPRM, and he has been one key member of my research team Minds2CREATE during the last three years.

Award for the Best Aerospace Young Entrepreneur 2016
Presented to
ELVIN M ORTIZ LANDRON, ARLET AVIATION, LLC
For it’s exemplary commitment to create a Helicopter MRO in the eastern part of the Island to service the local, regional and international market.

Award for the Best Aerospace Development Plan 2016
Presented to
Sylvia R DeKeizer, Spaceinnova & SpacePort Puerto Rico
For it’s exemplary commitment to bringing a state of the art Horizontal Takeoff and Landing Spaceport to Puerto Rico.

Award for the Best Aerospace Development Plan 2016
Presented to
José Molina, SpacePort Puerto Rico
For it’s exemplary commitment to bringing a state of the art Horizontal Takeoff and Landing Spaceport to Puerto Rico.

Award for the Best Aerospace Puerto Rico Vision 2016
Presented to
UTC Aerospace Systems
For it’s exemplary commitment to manufacture and service a number of different product lines and businesses
in Puerto Rico.

Honorific Mention 2016
Presented to
Dr. Arturo Hernandez
For it’s exemplary commitment to NASA’s Spacecraft Oxygen Filtration Systems.

Award for the Best Aerospace Innovation Project 2016
Presented to
GOOGLE
For it’s exemplary commitment to manufacture and test the Google Loon project from Puerto Rico.

Award for the Best Aerospace Expanded Business 2016
Presented to
Ecolift Corporation
For it’s exemplary commitment to refit CASA Airplanes for Airbus Defense.

Award for the Best Aerospace Startups 2016
Presented to
D2M Solutions, Inc.
For it’s exemplary commitment to provide solutions, manufacture parts and service the Aviation Industry Supply Chain in Puerto Rico.

Award for the Best Aerospace Facility Contractor 2016
Presented to
AIREKO Construction, LLC
For it’s exemplary commitment to build highly complex projects on time and budget.

Award for the Best Aerospace Communication Project 2016
Presented to
Professor Hein Vo
For it’s exemplary commitment to the micro-satellite program.

Award for the Best Aerospace Short Term Impact on the Economy 2016
Presented to
Lockheed Martin Enterprise Business Services
For demonstrating an exemplary commitment to assist Puerto Rico to get out of it’s Fiscal and Economic Crisis by expanding operations, creating new jobs and opportunities for all.

Chairman’s Award 2016
Presented to
Luisa Fernanda Zambrano-Marín
The Arecibo Observatory
For your exemplary energy and commitment to teaching and inspiring our youth to learn about Astronomy and Space.

Chairman’s Award 2016
Presented to
Professor Ismael Pagán-Trinidad
University of Puerto Rico
Mayagüez Campus
For your exemplary commitment to teaching our youth to challenge themselves, grow and become leaders in the Industry.

Chairman’s Award 2016
Presented to
José R. Font
The Boeing Company
For believing and inspiring our youth to go out and work for the Aerospace Industry, when it only appeared to be just a dream, establishing the baseline for the Aerospace Industry Growth that we are witnessing today in Puerto Rico.

 

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