Wed, Sep 08, 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.
The U.S. certainly does not hold a patent on aviation museums,
though they may be more diverse here than almost anywhere else. The
RAF maintains museums in two locations in the U.K, one of which
hopes to be the display home of a Dornier Do-17 bomber which is
currently at the bottom of the English Channel. According to
the website, while offering a detailed insight into aviation
technology, the museum also focuses on the people who made it
possible - daredevil early aviators, wartime heroes and the
thousands of ordinary Service men and women whose contribution
shaped the World today.
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