Aviation Week Network announces winners of annual program excellence awards

Aviation Week Network has announced the winners of its 2018 Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards, sponsored this year by Siemens PLM Software, the company said.

The awards honor global aerospace and defense programs and projects, their leaders and their teams for going beyond meeting requirements to exemplify the best in value creation, leadership, adapting to complexity and executing with excellence.

Developed in 2004, the Aviation Week Program Excellence Awards were created in response to repeated concerns about the complexity and difficulty associated with managing and leading the aerospace and defense programs that are the foundation of the industry. During the evaluation process, more than 300 program management representatives from across industry and government score each application, resulting in the widespread sharing of innovative practices and processes.

Award categories were: special projects, supply chain research and development, supply chain production, supplier aftermarket, original equipment manufacturer (OEM) research and development, OEM production and OEM aftermarket.

The Aviation Week Network is the largest multimedia information and services provider for the global aviation, aerospace and defense industries that has a database of 1.7 million professionals around the world.