Profile of the Day: Amelia Earhart
On this day in 1937, aviator Amelia Earhart and navigator Frederick Noonan went missing over the Pacific while attempting to make the first flight around the world along the equator. An aviation pioneer, Earhart was the first female pilot to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Since the pair’s disappearance, several theories have formed about what happened during their final flight. To this day, efforts to discover the truth about their disappearance continues to captivate the world.
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