After $2.2 Million Expedition, Amelia Earhart's Lost Plane Is Still Lost

A $2.2 million expedition conducted by The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) in order to discover the lost plane of famed aviator Amelia Earhart has returned from its most recent attempt empty handed, having failed to produce photos or conclusive evidence of the wreckage. TIGHAR remains… » 7/24/12 12:00pm 7/24/12 12:00pm

Amelia Earhart May Have Continued Her Freckle-Removing Regimen on a…

It's been more than two months since amateur aviation gumshoe Hillary Clinton accompanied members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) to investigate the possible wreckage of Amelia Earhart's flying machine on the remote South Pacific island of Nikumaroro, but researchers have now… » 5/31/12 11:55pm 5/31/12 11:55pm

Young Women Are Dominating At NYC's Aviation High

Despite what airline ads might lead you to believe, not every woman in the airline industry is a flight attendant. In this week's Village Voice, the female students at Aviation High in Long Island City, Queens are profiled. At Aviation, students are taught to become licensed airplane mechanics, and, not surprisingly,… » 4/10/08 12:00pm 4/10/08 12:00pm