Major General Charles Bolden Presented with the FAI Gold Space Medal

Maj. Gen. Charles Bolden was awarded the FAI Gold Space Medal at the NAA Spring Awards Dinner on March 28, 2017 in Arlington, Virginia.

Since 1963, the Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI), has awarded the Gold Space Medal to “…those who have contributed greatly to the development of astronautics by their activities, work, achievements, initiative or devotion to the cause of space.” Along with the Gold Air Medal, the Gold Space Medal is FAI’s highest award.