Lockheed 5B Vega Cockpit

Interior view of the Lockheed Vega.

The cockpit of Amelia Earhart's Lockheed 5B Vega. Earhart piloted this airplane in a solo flight across the Atlantic and nonstop across the United States, both firsts for a woman. 

  • SI-2006-21920

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  • Source: National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
  • Photographer: Eric Long
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