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How Amelia Became a Pilot
By: Daniel R.
Virginia, Age 11


7/16/1920

Do you know how Amelia became a pilot?I do.In 1920 she takes off in an airplane for the first time.She has attended several air meets put on by local pilots,and by the support of her family she wants to fly too.In 1921 dressed in boots and trousers usually she wore for horseback riding Amelia shows up for her first flying lesson.Having flown for less than eight months she buys her first plane.That is how Amelia Earhart became a pilot.


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