The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS), London has conferred G Satheesh Reddy, Scientific Adviser to the Defence Minister and eminent Missile Scientist of DRDO with the Society’s 2015 Silver Medal for work contributing to major advances or contributions in aerospace.(RAeS Headquarter – London)
The award will formally be presented with medal at Wilbur and Orville Wright Lecture to be held on December 9, 2015 at London.
About Dr G Satheesh Reddy
- Dr. Reddy is the first Defence scientist working in India to be honoured with the prestigious “Silver Medal” of the Society.
- Dr. G Satheesh Reddy was given this medal in recognition of his contributions as one of the leading navigation and avionics experts, under whose leadership India has developed state-of-the-art avionics sensors and systems for key national strategic programmes and other defence applications.
- Dr Satheesh received Indian Science Congress Association Homi J. Bhabha Memorial Award
- He is also a recipient of Aeronautical Society of India Dr Biren Roy Space Science & Design Award
About Royal Aeronautical Society
- Established in 1866
- RAeS is the world’s only professional body dedicated to the entire aerospace community.
- The Royal Aeronautical Society has been honouring outstanding achievers in the global aerospace industry since 1909, when Wilbur and Orville Wright came to London to receive the Society’s first Gold Medal.