FedEx (FDX -0.2%) says it will be a corporate backer of an expedition to discover what happened...

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FedEx (FDX -0.2%) says it will be a corporate backer of an expedition to discover what happened to Amelia Earhart over the Pacific Ocean all the way back in 1937. The company is trying to advance the image of its brand as a pioneer in aviation with the Earhart expedition tie-in.