Even though her navigator directed her to the closed airport, Amelia must surely have noticed on approach that the control tower was closed. How distracted was she with her private plans, the island of Nani, and Pilapan? The only place you can discover her distraction is But This Is Different at http://butthisisdifferent.com.
"My ambition is to have this wonderful gift produce practical results for the future of commercial flying and for the women who may want to fly tomorrow's planes." - Amelia Earhart
In the photograph Amelia continues to make public plans for her around the world flight.