On This Day: Amelia Earhart Embarks o...

On This Day: Amelia Earhart Embarks on Solo Atlantic Flight

There are 7 comments on the www.findingdulcinea.com story from May 20, 2009, titled On This Day: Amelia Earhart Embarks on Solo Atlantic Flight. In it, www.findingdulcinea.com reports that:

On May 20, 1932, Amelia Earhart took off from Newfoundland for Ireland, becoming the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

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Oregon City, OR

#1 May 20, 2009
What an amazing journey. So sad that she was never found.

New York, NY

#2 May 21, 2009
Pretty amazing... and everyone made such a big deal of Danica Patrick.

New York, NY

#3 May 21, 2009
"Amelia Earhart symbolizes modern womanÂ’s invasion of the male world of daring action and adventure." I like this description.

Canon City, CO

#4 May 21, 2009
A clothing and luggage designer? That's neat. I'd only ever heard about her flying.

New York, NY

#5 May 27, 2009
I think the fact that she was never found adds to the legend of this remarkable woman. I loved Camile Paglia's quote about her in the story.

Moncton, Canada

#6 Jan 20, 2010
Does this have to do with anything about the north atlantic solo flights ? I need help for it on my English Projecct.
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Scottsmoor, FL

#9 May 21, 2010
what a cool site

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