Wed, Nov 14, 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: Balloon Association of Greater Illinois
BAGI stands for Balloon Association of Greater Illinois. BAGI is
a non-profit organization incorporated in 1990 to promote hot air
ballooning by bringing together balloon pilots and potential crew.
The club is located in Champaign, IL - but has pilots and crew from
all around Illinois, and even outside Illinois. BAGI currently has
approximately 90 members, representing 45+ hot air balloons.
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