Sun, Dec 26, 2010
Scouring the information super airways can sometimes be a tough,
if educational, task for the Aero-News staff... but it also allows
us to check out some truly neat and exciting sites, so it's not
that bad a gig. On any given day, we may check dozens (and often
hundreds) of different sources for story ideas, and facts
confirmation. And, as is the nature of our business, much of this
is done on the Internet.
The ANN gang decided we probably shouldn't keep some of the neat
sites, info resources, and organizations we've discovered to
ourselves... so we decided to bring you Aero-Linx. These are the
sites that WE check out -- when we need added perspective, a new
spin on a day's topic... or just want to escape into
cyber-aero-space for awhile.
Look for some of our favorite sites, coming each day to ANN via
Suggestions for future Aero-Linx segments are always
welcome, as well.
Aero-Linx: The National Soaring
The National Soaring Museum is an aviation museum working to
preserve the history of motorless flight. They invite everyone to
stop in and see a multitude of gliders on display, try out
computerized flight simulators, and participate in fun educational
programs. The National Soaring Museum is a 37,132-square-foot
facility located on the top of Harris Hill. It is located directly
across from the Harris Hill Soaring Corporation's airfield, with an
elevation of 1,709 feet above sea level.
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