W. Stuart Symington Award Recipients


List of W. Stuart Symington Award Recipients

1986 - Caspar W. Weinberger
Secretary of Defense

1987 - Edward C. Aldridge, Jr.
Secretary of the Air Force

1988 - George P. Schultz
Secretary of State

1989 - Ronald W. Reagan
Past President of the United States

1990 - John J. Welch
Assistant Secretary of the Air Force/Acquisition

1991 - George Bush
President of the United States

1992 - Donald B. Rice
Secretary of the Air Force

1993 - Senator John McCain
(R-Ariz.)

1994 - Representative Ike Skelton
(D-Mo.)

1995- Dr. Sheila E. Widnall
Secretary of the Air Force

1996 - Senator Ted Stevens
(R-Alaska)

1997 - Dr. William J. Perry
Former Secretary of Defense

1998 - Representative Saxby Chambliss (R-GA)
Representative Norman Dicks (D-WA)
Congressional Airpower Caucus

1999 - F. Whitten Peters
Secretary of the Air Force

2000 - Rep. Floyd D. Spence (R-SC)
Chairman, Armed Services Committee

2001 - Senator Michael Enzi, R-Wyo.
and Representative Cliff Stearns, R-Fla.

2002 - Rep. James V. Hansen (R-UT)

2003 - Dr. James G. Roche
Secretary of the Air Force

2004 - Peter B. Teets
Undersecretary of the Air Force

2005 - The Honorable Duncan Hunter
Chairman, House Armed Services Committee (R-Calif.)

2007 - Michael W. Wynne
Secretary of the Air Force

2008 - Barry McCaffrey, Gen, USA (Ret)
Former Commander of the United States Southern Command

2009 - Senator Orrin Hatch
Utah

2010 - Dr. John Hamre
President and CEO
Center for Strategic and International Studies

2011 - Representative C.W. Bill Young
(R - Florida)

2012 - James L. Jones, Gen, USMC (Ret)

​2013 - The Honorable Michael B. Donley