The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Edward H. Heinemann
Former Vice President, Engineering & Program Development
General Dynamics Corp.
New York,New York USA
"For his outstanding contribution as a creator-designer and engineer responsible for the design and production of a series of famous aircraft for the military forces of the Untied States and allied nations."
Presented by President Reagan at a White House Ceremony on May 24, 1983.