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Piece of Amelia Earhart's Plane found

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The 77 year-old mystery may soon be solved, as authorities announced that they have "with a high degree of certainty" found wreckage from Amelia Earhart's Lockheed Electra, on Nikumororo atoll.





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I always figured this was one of those "only unexplained because enough evidence and forensic work hadn't been completed" deals. The fact that they found this piece in 1991 but only verified it in 2014 is pretty much all you need to know.

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Thought I would add these link for anyone interested.


The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery



The Earhart Project



The Earhart Project Archives: Finding Aid by Type of Document
The Earhart Project Archives: Finding Aid by Subject
Earhart Project Research Bulletin, October 28, 2014
The Window, the Patch, & the Artifact: Is TIGHAR Artifact 2-2-V-1 a piece of wreckage from Amelia Earhart’s aircraft?


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