Spurling honored for exceptional service

Spurling honored for exceptional serviceGreg Wheelock, director for energetics, presents Alana Spurling, a mechanical engineer, with an award from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics for exceptional service and devotion as the technical area organizer and expert for the Solid Rockets Technical Committee from 2002 to 2017. While on she was on the committee, Spurling acted as the Navy’s liaison to the larger solid rocket community and helped assist with the yearly organization of the premier event in the propulsion community representing combustion dynamics and instability issues in solid rocket motors. — U.S. Navy photo by Paul Kakert

Story First Published: 2017-12-01