Amelia Earhart

Amelia Mary Earhart was a well-known American aviation pioneer and author. She was the first woman to receive the US Distinguished Flying Cross for becoming the first aviatrix to fly alone across the Atlantic Ocean.

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What did Amelia Earhart pack?

Food, clothing,

on her last trip probally only food and a little water so she could survive.

It was a small plane so it's not like she could have put her plane on auto and change and have a feast. simple things that kept her alive

ANS 3 -Amelia usually packed boiled eggs and tomato juice to eat on long flights and seldom carried clothing as she would plan on buying clothing when she arrived.

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What did Amelia Earhart do?

Amelia Earhart (1897-1937?) was the first woman to fly across the Atlantic ocean solo.

On an attempt to fly around the world, her plane went down in the Pacific Ocean and the whereabouts of her body (and that of her navigator Fred Noonan) are still unknown. Some believe that they have found her bones on a small atoll called Nikumaroro (Gardner Island) near Tuvalu.

See the Earhart related link for more info.

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Who were Amelia Earhart's enemies?

That I know of Amelia Mary Earhart had no Enemies she was always nice to everyone she saw.

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How do you make an artificial Amelia Earhart costume?

Look I know that it may be hard and you wanna be able to do this spending no money. So if you have a leather jacket use it or if you dont its fine. Second underneath the leather jacket wear a button up collar neck. Also just wear your hair down. And for pants wear jeans or tan jeans. Hope this helps

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How high did Amelia Earhart's plane fly solo?

Amelia went 14,000 feet in the air in 1922 in an autogiro when she was 25 years old

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How did Amelia Earhart become famous?

Amelia Earhart died trying to fly around the world.

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What airport did Amelia Earhart take off from?

Earhart took off from Miami and made several stops, one of which was Lae, a city in New Guinea. From there she was headed to Howland Island. It was during the flight between Lae and Howland Island that Earhart's plane became lost.

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Amelia Earhart was famous in the field of?

Amelia was famous in the field of solo flights and creating long distance records. She was also noted for encouraging women's aviation in general.

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Who were Amelia Earhart and Jean Batten?

They were two different women, both aviatrixes. Amelia Earhart is a household word. Miss Batten, however is not as well known. She was from New Zealand, made a number of record flights in the thirties, and survived WW2. It is not known if she was involved in any female auxiliary arms such as the WASPS or something similar- the British ATA air transport auxiliary. Miss Batten died in 1982 in seclusion. She passed on in Majorca, Spain.

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Did Amelia Earhart ever get married?

Yes. She was married to George Putnam

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Where was Amelia Earhart born?

Amelia Mary Earhart, daughter of Samuel "Edwin" Stanton Earhart (March 28, 1867) and Amelia "Amy" Otis Earhart (1869-1962), was born on July 24, 1897, in Atchison, Kansas, in the home of her maternal grandfather, Alfred Gideon Otis.

The family home, now a museum in Atchison, Kansas. Amelia"s father worked for the A.T.S.F. railway line in a legal capacity. This may explain her orientation with the color and gem turquoise.

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When Sachin Tendulkar and Anjali got married date and year?

sachin ramesh tendulkar , an ace cricketer,a legend was just 21 when he got married to Ms anjali who is a doctor by profession they both married on 24 may 1995, his wife is older then him by 5 years, now they live happily have two children ,namely Arjun and Sara tendulkar.

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Did anyone help Amelia Earhart get famous?

Yes! Her dad paid 10$ for her first flight for 10 minutes. Back then 10$ was a lot but Amelia came from a wealthy family who supported her love to fly.

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What was the name of Amelia Earhart's plane?

There are several planes correctly associated with Amelia Earhart. There was also an autogyro used for altitude record attempts (many of which still hold as autogyros are obsolete). Her autogyro flights were sponsored by the Beech-Nut company.

  • Her first was a yellow Kinner Airster that she bought in 1921. Amelia named it 'Canary'
  • Her second was an Avro Avian bought in 1929 in England.
  • Fokker tri-motor on floats used for her first Atlantic hop, code named Friendship. This was a Fokker F.VIIB piloted by Wilmer Stutz. This was owned by a publishing company.
  • Lockheed Vega landplane ( high winged, red) known affectionately by Amelia as the little Red Bus. Either it or an identical production model is in the Smithsonian air and space museum.
  • (2) Model l0-E Electras, one written off in a minor accident in Hawaii, the other used in her ill-fated circumnavigation attempt known correctly as the Electra Project. The Electra had different N-serial and radio call letter numbers- the radio call sign being KHAQQ. The fact different codes were used for the regular serial number and the radio call sign (normally these are the same or related) may suggests something clandestine. The N-number roughly corresponds to an automobile "license plate number."

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Was Amelia Earhart nice?

Amelia Earhart was a nice person and easy to get along with, she was also loved adventure.

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What did Amelia Earhart name her plane?

Amelia named many of her aircraft. The first was 'Canary' , a bright yellow Kinner Airster in which she made many flights. Her most well known plane was a red Lockheed Vega 5, which she called "the little red bus". This was the same type of aircraft flown by the famous Wiley Post ( who had flown it around the world ) . Amelia's final aircraft was the Lockheed Electra 10E which she called 'the Flying Laboratory'. This was actually owned by Purdue University for whom Amelia worked at that time.

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What did Amelia Earhart believe?

Earhart believed. That she could fly around the whole world!

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When did Amelia Earhart fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean?

She flew solo across the Atlantic in May, 1932
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Amelia Earhart flew across the Atlantic in 1932
1932
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Did Amelia Earhart adopt a child?

no she did not have her own children but she had 2 step children

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What was the best thing Amelia Earhart did?

Possibly, it was how she demonstrated that women were capable of many things that had previously been "male only" domains. The Army Air Force used many women pilots during WW II as delivery and shuttle pilots - that might not have happened without Amelia Earhart.

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What did Amelia Earhart Fear the most?

nothing? maybe dying

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Did Amelia Earhart write books?

Yes, at least three, plus one that was post-disappearance published by her Husband- the last one called Last Flight ( there is an alternate title- yes, Soaring Wings) this was ascribed to Mr. Putnam. The other books were one with a numerical title- about the Friendship Flight, The Fun of It, and one other one. Also, numerous magazine articles.

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How old was Amelia Earhart when she made a roller coaster?

Consult the Amelia Earhart Birthplace museum. They have a replica of this home-made amusement which probably could have been patented as a portative Carnival attraction. She would have been in her teens. Sister Muriel (pidge) collaborated on this project. Againthere is a replica at the museum. A neat improvised amusement device that could have been patented and maybe sold to, say A Major carnival chain.

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What game did Amelia Earhart hunt as an adult?

Amelia Earhart did a lot of things but was NOT a Hunter, or rather Huntress. This is some myth arguably the Gun Lobby has stirred up. There is no mention of hunting in any of her admittedly limited autobiographical works, and I have no reason to think she was. On the other hand World War I ( Red Baron) Von Richtofen was an accomplished Hunter long before the War.

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What was Amelia Earhart's ultimate goal in life?

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