Anne Pellegreno at Willow Run Airport Ready To Begin Amelia Earhart Commemorative Flight, June 1967

Anne Pellegreno at Willow Run Airport Ready To Begin Amelia Earhart Commemorative Flight, June 1967
Caption: Leaves To Fly Around The World - Mrs. Ann H. Pellegreno, the 30-year-old pilot of the Amelia Earhart Commemorative Flight, pauses for a final chat with her husband, Don, also a pilot, before boarding her 1937-vintage craft to trace and complete Miss Earhart's attempted 27,000-mile trip around the world. The plane left Willow Run Airport early today and is expected to arrive in San Francisco, Calif., late tonight. A stop is planned at Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Published in Issue: Ann Arbor News, June 7, 1967

Article Keywords: Aviation, History, Saline Public Schools, University of Michigan - Alumnus, Willow Run Airport
People: Ann Dearing Holtgren Pellegreno, Donald Pellegreno
Photographer: Jim Kane
Date: June 1967

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