Sat, May 23, 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: NAVAIR -- Naval
Air Systems Command
The Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) is a United States Navy
command, headquartered in Patuxent River, MD with military and
civilian personnel stationed at eight principal continental United
States sites and one site overseas.
NAVAIR provides unique engineering, development, testing,
evaluation, in-service support, and program management capabilities
to deliver airborne weapons systems that are technologically
superior and readily available. Using a full-spectrum approach, the
command delivers optimal capability and reliability for the Sailor
and the Marine.
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