Mon, Nov 06, 2006
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.
Recently, 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
Aero-Linx. Suggestions for future Aero-Linx segments
are always welcome, as well.
Aero-Linx: Aerial Refueling
Whether you call it In Flight Refueling (IFR) or Air to Air
Refueling (AAR) it takes a steady hand and nerves of steel. Dating
back to the 1920’s aerial refueling has come a long way. The
two types of refueling methods used today are the boom and
receptacle system and the probe and drogue system. Read about the
advancements and techniques in keeping our military aircraft
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