The Engineers' Council also honored Northrop Grumman employees with awards for engineering achievements. The Outstanding Engineering Achievement Merit Award was presented to:
- Michael Bulatowicz for innovation, dedication and outstanding achievements in furthering the development of inertial instruments and sensors;
- Aaron K. Oki for revolutionary engineering efforts in the field of Gallium-Nitride microelectronics component development; and
- Matthew Spencer for outstanding contributions in the design, development, analysis and testing of inertial navigation sensors and systems.
Employees receiving Distinguished Engineering Achievement Awards included:
- Michael Denice for distinguished engineering leadership and innovation in the mechanical design, analysis and test of inertial sensors and systems, resulting in superior navigation system performance in demanding environments;
- Richard Savoie for distinguished engineering leadership and mentorship in the field of electromagnetic interference and control design, testing and analysis; and
- Ragini Saxena for a distinguished career leading multi-disciplinary electrical, mechanical, reliability, safety and test engineering teams and for being an inspirational mentor to students, interns and young engineers.
Several Northrop Grumman-led teams were also honored with Distinguished Engineering Project Achievement Awards:
- Joint Precision Approach and Landing System-Capable Navigation System Demonstration;
- First flight of the Long-Endurance, Multi-Intelligence Vehicle;
- First flight of the P-29 Firebird;
- Precise Navigation for GPS-Denied Environments;
- Protected Satellite Communications Low-Cost Terminal; and
- The X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System, recognized for its Autonomous Aerial Refueling Demonstration, Block 1 Flight Test Envelope Expansion and Airworthiness, Deck Handling, First Unmanned Catapult, and Guidance Navigation and Control Software for Carrier Operations.
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