The Air Force Association
The Air Force Association (AFA) is anindependent, nonproft civilian organiza-tion promoting public understanding o aerospace power and the pivotal role itplays in the security o the nation. AFA publishes
Magazine, sponsorsnational symposia, and disseminates inor-mation through outreach programs o itsafliate, the Aerospace Education Founda-tion. Learn more about AFA by visiting uson the Web at www.aa.org.© 2004 The Air Force Association
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The Aerospace EducationFoundation
The Aerospace Education Foundation(AEF) is dedicated to ensuring America’saerospace excellence through education,scholarships, grants, awards, and publicawareness programs. The Foundation alsopublishes a series o studies and orumson aerospace and national security. TheEaker Institute is the public policy andresearch arm o AEF. AEF works through a network o thou-sands o Air Force Association membersand more than 200 chapters to distrib-ute educational material to schools andconcerned citizens. An example o thisincludes “Visions o Exploration,” an AEF/
multi-disciplinary sci-ence, math, and social studies program. Tofnd out how you can support aerospaceexcellence visit us on the Web at www.ae.org.