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Explorers head to S. Pacific to confirm Earhart's plane wreck

Amelia Earhart's plane disappeared in 1937 and it remains one of the world's enduring mysteries. Now, explorers are excited about new evidence that could confirm that artifacts found on a remote South Pacific island are from the wreckage of her plane.

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 08:39pm EDT

Tags: Cloherty, TIGHAR, explore, South Pacific

Amelia Earhart exhibit honors history, legacy

Amelia Earhart may not have been the first female pilot, or even the best, but her mysterious disappearance over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 affirmed her status as the most iconic figure in American aviation.

Tuesday - 06/26/2012, 03:23pm EDT

Tags: National Portrait Gallery, The Ninety Nines

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