Amelia Mary Earhart was a noted American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first woman to receive the U. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean
On this day in aviation history: In 1923 a pilot is granted a license – but not just ANY pilot. The National Aeronautic Association of the United States grants pilot’s license No. 6017 to Amelia Mary Earhart.
Amelia: A Life of the Aviation Legend, Katherine V. Dillon & Donald M. Goldstein -An impressive account of one of the most exciting, adventurous women, whose disappearance remains a mystery to this day.
New Research Claims Bones Found 80 Years Ago On Pacific Atoll Likely Amelia Earhart's - NPR NPR New Research Claims Bones Found 80 Years Ago On Pacific Atoll Likely Amelia Earhart's NPR There is no shortage of speculation on what became of legendary American aviator Amelia Earhart who disappeared in 1937 over the Pacific during an attempt to circumnavigate the globe. Now Richard Jantz a researcher affiliated with the University of ... Bones discovered on a Pacific island belong to Amelia…