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Amelia Earhart's 1937 Around-the-World Attempt

It was the next big challenge for record-breaking aviator Amelia Earhart. Her second attempt to circle the globe was set to depart from Miami in 1937. Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan’s around-the-world flight, by way of the equator, would be a first. However, the trip was not successful.

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