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Female Pilot Lost at Sea!
By: Xavier V.
New York, Age 8


7/2/1937

Amelia Earhart was attempting to go around the world but sadly she has gone missing! On May 21, Earhart and her navigator, left Oakland, California to try to fly 29,000 mi around the world. They only had 7,000 mi left when they disappeared. The last message was received at 8:45am, said she was frantically searching for Howland Island, but she never arrived. A huge rescue team has been sent out. One theory is they may have run out of gas and were forced to make an emergency landing.


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