‘To Infinity and Beyond!’ Preserving and promoting the records of Britain’s aviation and aerospace heritage

The Aviation and Aerospace Archives Initiative (AAAI) will be hosting a one-day conference on 12 February 2020 aimed at those caring for the industry’s paper-based and election collections. The conference will highlight the importance of the industry’s records’ and inspire ways forward in preserving and promoting them to new and established audiences.In addition to the speakers, attendees will get the opportunity to visit the new Aerospace Bristol galleries and archive. They will also get to see the National Aerospace Library’s conservation volunteers in action.

This conference will also introduce the Aerospace and Aviation Archvies Initiative (AAAI) and its work. The AAAI comprises representatives from organisations, museums and corporate collections and aims to promote the preservation of, and access to, Britain’s records relating to aerospace and aviation.