Amelia Mary Earhart (1897-unknown) is a historic aviatrix.
Appearances and allusions
Earhart's photograph is hung in the Wings of Fame exhibit in the queue for Disney California Adventure's Soarin'. There is a plaque overtop of this photograph which explains her history.
In other media
In the lore of this film, Amelia Earhart was a member of the secret futurist society of Plus Ultra which founded the colony of Tomorrowland. In this continuity, her disappearance was the result of her becoming stranded in Tomorrowland's dimension during testing of vehicles made for cross-dimensional transport. Upon her return to Earth, Amelia assumed a new identity and became a secret-agent for Plus Ultra.
Amelia was a character in this book where she assisted Indiana Jones in escaping the wrecked ship the Julie Anne during her 1935 flight from the Pacific Ocean to the USA.