Boeing Airborne Laser Test Bed on Monday received the 2010 Theodore Von Karman Award at the Air Force Association’s (AFA) Air & Space Conference and Technology Exposition.
This annual award is the AFA's highest honor in the field of science and engineering. The Theodore Von Karman Award recognizes the Boeing ALTB's achievements in directed energy research and development.
"It is an honor to represent Boeing's Airborne Laser team as it is recognized for this significant industry award. This is a testament to the historic breakthroughs that this program has made, and to the outstanding work of the entire team," said ALTB Program Manager Rich Flanders.