Igor I. Sikorsky International Trophy

Igor I. Sikorsky International Trophy

The Igor I. Sikorsky International Trophy, created by Sikorsky Aircraft in 1961, honors the memory of a true pioneer in aeronautics, an extraordinary engineer, designer, entrepreneur, and occasional test pilot, responsible for transforming the helicopter from the realm of the experimental to the reality of the production line. The award is given to the company or consortium that designs and builds a helicopter establishing an official world record during the preceding year in the official E-1 categories prescribed by the rules of the Fédération Aéronautique Internationale.

2015
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2014
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2013
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2012
  • Gamera Team, University of Maryland
 
 
 
2011
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2010
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2009
  • AgustaWestland
 
 
 
2008
  • Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.
 
 
 
2007
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2006
  • Eurocopter
 
 
 
2005
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2004
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2003
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2002
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2001
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
2000
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1999
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1998
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1997
  • Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc. and Mr. Bruno Guimbal
 
 
 
1996
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1995
  • Bell Helicopter Textron - Canada
 
 
 
1994
  • Global Helicopter Technology and LHTEC
 
 
 
1993
  • McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Systems
 
 
 
1992
  • Eurocopter France
 
 
 
1991
  • Robinson Helicopter Co.
 
 
 
1990
  • Robinson Helicopter Co.
 
 
 
1989
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1988
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1987
  • Westland Helicopters Ltd.
 
 
 
1986
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1985
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1984
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1983
  • H. Ross Perot, Jr. and Jay W. Coburn
 
 
 
1982
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
 
 
 
1981
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1980
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1979
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1978
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1977
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1976
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1975
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1974
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1973
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1972
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
 
 
 
1971
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
 
 
 
1970
  • Mikhail L. Mil Design Team
 
 
 
1969
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1968
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1967
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1966
  • Hughes Tool Co., Aircraft Division
 
 
 
1965
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
 
 
 
1964
  • No Award Presented
 
 
 
1963
  • Sud Aviation
 
 
 
1962
  • Sikorsky Aircraft
 
 
 
1961
  • Mikhail L. Mil Design Team