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You can join a trip that aims to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery
You can join a trip that aims to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery

Only rarely does a group tour come along that makes the most fiercely independent traveler’s heart beat faster -- a journey so complex that you couldn’t pull it off alone, and so unusual that you can’t help yearning to go. An intriguing example takes place next summer in a remote part of the Pacific Ocean: It’s a chance to join a team of experts searching an uninhabited coral atoll for traces of lost aviator Amelia Earhart. The island is Nikumaroro, and it’s not the one that Earhart was aiming for when she and her navigator, Fred Noonan, vanished into the Pacific in July 1937 on their around-the-world attempt. They took off from New Guinea, heading east,...

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