Honda Aircraft Chief To Get SAE Aircraft Design Award for HondaJet

 - August 21, 2014, 3:10 PM

Honda Aircraft president and CEO Dr. Michimasa Fujino will be honored with the SAE International Clarence L. (Kelly) Johnson Aerospace Vehicle Design and Development Award next month at the SAE 2015 AeroTech Congress & Exposition in Seattle. The award recognizes individuals “who have distinguished themselves by making significant contributions during their career in the innovative design and development of advanced aircraft and/or spacecraft.” Fujino is responsible for the research and development, production, sales and marketing of the HondaJet, which is expected to enter service early next year.