Amelia Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean for which she received the US Distinguished Flying Cross. She was instrumental in organizing The Ninety-Nines, an organization for female pilots. In 1935, She was invited to
"Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying." - Amelia Earhart
'Amelia Earhart' - wow, I've never seen any other pic of her than in pants with her plane.
Use your fear... it can take you to the place where you store your courage. - Amelia Earhart #4
Amelia Earhart vanished during an attempt to fly around the world. Newspaper article struggles with and discusses possibilities of what happened in those final moments as she flew across the Pacific Ocean on July 2, 1937