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Tim Ryan wins AIDN Young Achiever

Tim Ryan wins AIDN Young Achiever

  • Feb 15, 2018

Congratulations to Nova’s own Tim Ryan for taking out the Australian Industry & Defence Network (AIDN) National Young Achiever Award for 2018.

Tim has been involved in multiple tasks requiring innovative solutions and rapid action. He has completed tasks associated with commercial and military aircraft with emphasis on rotary wing aircraft.  Tim has also been involved in the evolution and application of UAV’s for military and civil applications.

Simulation is a keen interest. Tim has also been working closely with our Work Experience and Graduate Engineer programs.

Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne and Air Vice-Marshal Cath Roberts were in attendance to present the award to Tim.

The annual YAA was created in 2008 to recognise the important contribution made by young people in Australia’s defence industry. The award is held at the AIDN chapter (state and territory) level, with chapter winners competing for the national award.

The AIDN YAA state finalists were:

  • ACT – Zachory Major, Codarra Advanced Systems
  • NSW – Ella Dion, Thales Australia
  • QLD – Tim Ryan, Nova Systems
  • SA – Henry Schilg, Supershock
  • WA – Adam Britto, Thales Australia

(Photo credit – Defence Connect)

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