Cynthia Van Allen Schaffner accepts the 2006 National Air and Space Museum Trophy for Lifetime Achievement on behalf of her father, space scientist James Van Allen, who did not attend the March 8 ceremony in Washington. Museum director Gen. J.R. "Jack" Dailey, right, presents the award to Cynthia and her husband Robert T. Schaffner at the museum's building on the National Mall.
Image Number: WEB10545-2006
Credit: Image by Carolyn Russo, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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