Sun, Sep 23, 2007
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
Aero-Linx. Suggestions for future Aero-Linx segments
are always welcome, as well.
Aero-Linx: National Aeronautic Association
The National Aeronautic Association is the oldest national
aviation organization in the United States. The NAA is "dedicated
to the advancement of the art, sport and science of aviation in the
United States." NAA members are diverse and are in the aviation
field of skydiving to commercial to military to model aviation and
anything in between. If you want to set an aviation record in the
US, you won’t do it without the NAA. They are the official
record keeper for aviation in the United States.
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