The 70th anniversary expedition is raising funds to recover human remains for DNA matching, and locate aircraft components that can be conclusively identified as wreckage from Earhart’s aircraft. Read the AP story here.
In July 2007 TIGHAR will be returning to Nikumaroro with a fifteen person team to do 17 days of archaeological work on the uninhabited atoll where evidence was uncovered in 2001 and 2003. To find out more and make a donation, visit this website. 7 years ago