Ric Gillespie, a recognized authority on Earhart’s disappearance, has led eight archaeological search expeditions to the Pacific. A resident of Wilmington, DE, he has written about the subject for Life and Naval History.

Articles by Richard Gillespie

Amelia Earhart dismounting her Lockheed Electra on Lea

Why the Navy Didn't Find Amelia

By Richard E. Gillespie
February 1993
She died on Saipan in 1944. She died in New Jersey in 1983. She died at sea in 1937. She’s on a Pacific island, alive and well today. . ...

Books by Richard Gillespie