Ann Pellegreno and Crew at Willow Run Airport Planning Amelia Earhart Commemorative Flight, June 1967

Ann Pellegreno and Crew at Willow Run Airport Planning Amelia Earhart Commemorative Flight, June 1967
Caption: Global Flight Crew And Their Plane - The crew of the Earhart Commemorative Flight pose while discussing last-minute plans for their 26,000-mile trip around the world to trace and complete Amelia Earhart's attempted 1937 air odyssey. The group has tentatively set Wednesday morning as their take-off time. From left to right are Lee Koepke, mechanic; Mrs. Ann H. Pellegreno, pilot; William Polhemus, navigator; and William Payne, co-pilot. Their craft is a 1937 twin-engineLockheed Aircraft Model 10, the same type of plane Miss Earhart flew on her trip.
Published in Issue: Ann Arbor News, June 5, 1967

Article Keywords: Aviation, History, Saline Public Schools, University of Michigan - Alumnus, Willow Run Airport
People: Ann Dearing Holtgren Pellegreno, Lee Koepke, William Payne, William Polhemus
Photographer: Duane Scheel
Date: June 1967

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