Earhart, Amelia Mary; Lockheed Model 5B Vega, Earhart Aircraft, NR7952; Events, 1932, Flights, Transatlantic, Earhart (Amelia) Solo Flight. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Amelia Earhart poses in flying gear, without helmet, on the side of the Lockheed Model 5B Vega (r/n NR-7952) which she used for her nonstop trans-Atlantic flight on May 20-21, 1932.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Women air pilots
  • Women in aeronautics
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Subject

Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937

Date

Circa 1932

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-A-45905-C

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