Rediscovering a Legend Amelia Earhart's Flight Across America
The mystery surrounding Amelia Earhart's disappearance over the Pacific in 1937 is one of aviation's most enduring. Last September, a resourceful team used the only flying Avro Avian in North America to follow their dream of re-creating one of Earhart's first flights, despite the winds of change sweeping the nation. AVweb's Senior News Editor Mary Grady met the team when they launched from New York.
By Mary Grady
, AVweb Senior News Editor Air-to-air images courtesy of HistoricAviation.com | November 25, 2001