Mon, Nov 17, 2008
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: LaFayette Foundation
James J. Parks was the original founder and inspiration behind
the effort to successfully preserve World War I aviation history.
James J. Parks was an Eagle Scout, and a life long supporter of the
Boy Scouts of America. Andy Parks (also a Boy Scout and founding
board member of The Lafayette Foundation) and his Father shared a
common vision of preserving and passing on the history of the men
and women who served their countries during the Great War.
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