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Amelia earhart dissapers
By: Manali G.
Texas, Age 11


7/2/1937

After months of preparations, ameliais ready to fly around the world.but a crash occursduringtake off from hawaii in march. Two months later Amelia tries again. this time flying eastward from florida to california. they depart on June 1 flying from Miami across the Atlantic Oceanto Dakkar,senagal in the Africa , and then onto India.
22 hours in to the flight, Amelia's voice is picked up by a ship's radio near the island. Electra crew never arrive. Rossevelt authorizes nine naval ships and 66 planes to help in search the effort. Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan are never seen again.



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