Nominations Being Taken for ION Fellows and Annual Awards

Nominations Being Taken for ION Fellows and Annual Awards

The Institute of Navigation (ION) has announced that nominations for ION Fellows and Annual Awards are now being accepted. The ION Annual Award Program recognizes individuals making significant contributions or demonstrating outstanding performance relating to the art and science of positioning, navigation and timing.

Submit your nominations today for ION Fellows and Annual Awards online. Nominations are due on or before October 15.

The Institute accepts nominations for the following annual awards:

Early Achievement Award– recognizing an individual early in his or her career who has made an outstanding achievement in the art and science of navigation.

Superior Achievement Award– recognizing individuals who are practicing navigators and have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of navigation.

Distinguished PTTI Service Award– recognizing outstanding contributions related to the management of PTTI systems.

Captain P.V.H. Weems Award– recognizing contributions to the art and science of navigation.

Tycho Brahe Award– recognizing outstanding contributions to the science of space navigation.

Norman P. Hays Award– recognizing outstanding encouragement, inspiration and support contributing to the advancement of navigation.

Colonel Thomas L. Thurlow Award– recognizing outstanding contributions to the science of navigation.

Election to Fellow membership recognizes the distinguished contribution of ION members to the advancement of the technology, management, practice and teaching of the arts and sciences of navigation, and/or for lifetime contributions to the Institute.

Fellow presentations and Annual Awards will be presented during the Institute of Navigation’s co-located International Technical Meeting (ITM) and Precise Time and Time Interval Meeting (PTTI) to be held January 28-31, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Reston, Reston, Virginia.

Click here to see last year’s honorees.

Submit your Nominations today at https://www.ion.org/awards

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