A surprising twist in the hunt for Amelia Earhart's lost plane

The IndependentHe and his team also located the giant Nazi battleship Bismarck and, more recently, 18 shipwrecks in the Black Sea. Ballard has always wanted to find the remains of the plane Amelia Earhart was flying when she disappeared in 1937. But he feared the hunt ...

August 14th 2019


Man Who Found the Titanic Is Now Searching for Amelia Earhart's Plane

PEOPLE.comThe hunt for Amelia Earhart's plane is reaching new heights. Robert Ballard — the explorer who discovered the Titanic in 1985 — is leading a new search for Earhart's Lockheed Electra 10E aircraft. The search, sponsored by National Geographic, kicked off ...

August 14th 2019


Thanks to an Old Photograph, an Explorer Believes He Can Solve the Mystery of Amelia Earhart's Disappearance ...

artnet NewsThe fate of Amelia Earhart is one of history's great mysteries—but it might be solved soon. Explorer Robert Ballard, who found the wreck of the Titanic and the Nazi battleship the Bismark, believes he can crack the case thanks to a photograph that provides a ...

August 13th 2019


Robert Ballard of Titanic fame now searching for Amelia Earhart wreckage

ABC NewsThe world-renowned scientist who discovered the underwater wreckage of the Titanic now says a new clue may lead him to the spot where Amelia Earhart's plane went down more than 80 years ago. Robert Ballard believes a photo taken in 1937 may hold ...

August 13th 2019