Anne Millbrooke honored for bookNOME, Alaska - Anne Millbrooke, formerly of Ocean Park and a graduate of Ilwaco High School, received the 2003 Gardner-Lasser Aerospace History Literature Award from the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

This prestigious award recognizes Millbrooke's book "Aviation History" (Jeppesen, 1999) as the best original contribution to the field of aeronautical or astronautical historical non-fiction literature published in the last five years.

Millbrooke accepted her award - an engraved bronze medal, a certificate of citation, and a rosette pin - in Huntsville, Alabama, at the annual Joint Propulsion Conference in July.

She lives in Nome, Alaska.

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