Fri, May 06, 2011
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: Radial Engines,
From its formation in 1981, Radial Engines, Ltd. has become the
world's premier FAA Certified Repair Station specializing in the
Jacobs, Continental, and Lycoming radial aircraft engines.
Seventeen highly trained and skilled craftsmen turn out a factory
new limit engine every three days. Over 600 engines have been
delivered to customers, and are today powering aircraft in twenty
countries on every continent. From our large parts inventory we
ship daily to the four corners of the world to keep the antique
aircraft fleet in the air.
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