Australian David Billings is a retired aircraft engineer, and enjoys his retirement by flying gliders. He has trekked into the daunting Papua New Guinea jungle a dozen times. He hopes to finish the “last” search area in 2017. His previous work and articles can be seen at the links provided. If you would like to contact David with questions or offers to assist, please use his AOL email below.
David Billings crossing a river in East New Britain in his undaunted search for the plane.
Chris Billings, Claire Bowers and David Billings in the jungles of East New Britain.
The unforgiving Papua New Guinea jungle
The Electra is here…somewhere.
Clare and young village girl.
Benson cleaning a spotted bass.
Jason in the dark jungle.
David gathering firewood.
The ever changing rivers of East New Britain.
Barnabas studies the 3-dimensional map of the search area.
Articles, interviews and links related to David Billing’s efforts:
Earhart mystery may finally be solved – 2001 USA Today
AVweb’s Friday Podcast: David Billings and the Enduring Mystery of Amelia Earhart – 2007 AVweb
David Billings email:DAVIDB236@aol.com
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