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Amelia Earhart Namesake Completes Around-the-World Flight Famous Aviator Never Did

Amelia Earhart, named after the famous, ill-fated aviator who died trying to circumnavigate the globe, has completed the same journey her namesake never did. Earhart, 31, returned to Denver Friday — the same location where she started her journey 17 days earlier on June 25 — becoming the youngest woman to circumnavigate the globe in a single-engine plane. “I feel …

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Amelia Earhart ‘s Namesake Replicates Famous Flight

Amelia Rose Earhart — named for the famous female aviator who was lost in the Pacific trying to fly solo around the world in 1937 — is embarking on a similar voyage. Earhart is no relation to the famous flyer, but has been inspired by her namesake, saying her a connection is “much stronger than a bloodline.” “Not a day …

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