Amelia flies to venezuela

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Amelia flies to venezuela - Amelia Flies To Venezuela Likely To Spend Night...
Amelia Flies To Venezuela Likely To Spend Night Before Continuing To Paramaribo MIAMI, Fla., June 2 UP) — Pan American Airways reported that Amelia Earhart landed at Caripito, Venezuela, at 9:18 a. m. (CST) today after a flight from San Junan, Puerto Rico. It was expected that she and her navigator, CapL Fred J. Noonan, would 'remain overnight in the Standard Oil company's guest house there and take off tomorrow for Paramaribo, Dutch Guiana. From there she probably would proceed to Natal by way of Para, Brazil. The aviatrix is flying around the world as near the Equator as prac- ticable, making the 28,000-mile journey for pleasure. ' Due to the fact that the landing field at Paramaribo is in the jungle outside the town and the difference in time which might make it impossible to arrive before dusk, it was considered inadvisable for Miss Earhart to continue until tomorrow. The distance from Caripito to Paramaribo is approximately 750 miles, about the same distance as today's flight from San Juan. to a

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  1. Big Spring Daily Herald,
  2. 02 Jun 1937, Wed,
  3. Page 4

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