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EARHART BUYS FIRST PLANE
By: Nora H.
Michigan, Age 9


7/25/1921

Amelia Earhart bought her first plane after flying for less than eight months. Borrowing money from her parents and using all her savings was just enough to buy the Kinner Airster for $2,000.The Kinner Airster is a new model that offers advances in technology. The Airster has double the mile range of Neta's, but is smaller and faster than the planes she usaully flys. Although it was more expensive than any other plane its size, Amelia had to have it. Her Airster is painted bright yellow and is called


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