Sat, Jan 03, 2009
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: Canada Aviation Museum
The Canada Aviation Museum is recognized as having the most
extensive aviation collection in Canada and one which ranks among
the best in the world. In 1988, the importance of the collection
was acknowledged in the opening at Rockcliffe of the first phase of
a multi-phase development program to serve as the new home of the
collection. The collection gives particular, but not exclusive,
reference to Canadian achievements. Consequently, aircraft from
many nations are represented in the collection-a fact that has
earned it a strong international following.
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