Tuesday, 31 August 2010

UFO News Article:
“Flying Disc Buzzes Them, Three Say”,
30 August 1949 (Toledo Blade, Ohio)

Three mountain climbers sighted a spherical shaped UFO near Snow Lake, on the Snoqualmie Pass, Washington, on 30 August 1949, according to the article:


Snow Lake, Washington (jewellart.com photo)
UFO News Article:
“UFO Investigators: Sorry, It's Not a UFO”,
30 August 2010 (NBC Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas)

Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) investigators have determined that the Archer City, Texas hunting camera didn’t photograph a UFO. It was just a camera problem (LED bulbs), according to Fletcher L. Gray, Texas MUFON chief investigator:


I posted a report on this case on 25 August 2010.

(nbcdfw.com photo)

Monday, 30 August 2010

Chile UFO Spotted On TV News Report,
29 August 2010 (BBC News, London, UK)

A fast-flying UFO was filmed during recording of news footage pertaining to the trapped Chilean miners:



The thirty-three trapped miners were found alive on 23 August 2010.

The mine is situated outside Copiapo in Northern Chile.

UFO News Article:
“UFO sightings not new to area –

‘Close encounters’ of the local kind”,
19 February 1978
(The Tuscaloosa News, Tuscaloosa-Northport, Alabama)

The Tuscaloosa News reports on a UFO incident over Hayden Mountain and other Alabama UFO sightings:


Moundville, Alabama has experienced many UFO incidents, according to the article.

Aerial view of Moundville Archaeological Park,
Moundville, Alabama (Google Earth) (thesga.org photo)
UFO TV Report:
Japanese Mountain Hiker Films Cylindrical Shaped UFO, 1995, Daytime (Unknown TV Channel)

I posted a report on this UFO footage on 16 September 2009.

A new HD version of this UFO footage has now been added to YouTube:


The 16 September 2009 report:


Sunday, 29 August 2010

UFO News Article:
“Flying Objects Make One Wonder”, 2 April 1966

(Ellensburg Daily Record, Washington)

The newspaper reports on Major Donald Keyhoe’s dispute with the U.S. Air Force:


The late Major Donald Edward Keyhoe, U.S. Marine Corps,
NICAP Director, UFO Author & Researcher
(youtube.com image)
UFO TV Interview:
John Wickham and Timothy Good,

August 2010 (BBC Breakfast)

BBC Breakfast interviews BUFORA Chairman John Wickham and UK UFO author and researcher Timothy Good regarding the release of the sixth batch of UK MoD UFO files on 5 August 2010:


UFO TV News Report:
“UFO Sighting?”, 3 January 2007

(WTEV CBS 47 News, Jacksonville, Florida)

Source: clipsyndicate.com

WTEV CBS 47 News reports on the 7 November 2006 Chicago O'Hare International Airport UFO incident:

Saturday, 28 August 2010

UFO News Article (Blog):
“Any momentum out there?”, 26 August 2010
(De Void, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Florida)

Billy Cox reports on the U.S. mainstream media’s reception of Leslie Kean’s UFO book, “UFOs: Generals, Pilots and Government Officials Go On the Record”:


Billy Cox, U.S. Journalist & UFO Researcher
(theufochronicles.com photo)
UFO Mailing List Posts:
A. J. Gevaerd Posts Regarding the New

Brazilian Government (Air Force) UFO Decree,
10 August 2010 - 16 August 2010
(UFO UpDates, Toronto, Canada)

A. J. Gevaerd, editor of the Brazilian UFO Magazine, posted ten entries on the UFO UpDates list.

“Brazilian AF Regulates Handling Of UFO Reports”, 10 August 2010:


“Brazilian AF Regulates Handling Of UFO Reports”, 11 August 2010:


“Brazilian AF Regulates UFO Reports - Pt III”, 12 August 2010:


“Re: Brazilian AF Regulates Handling Of UFO Reports”, 12 August 2010:


“Brazilian AF Confirms UFO Reports”, 13 August 2010:


“Re: Brazilian AF Regulates UFO Reports - Pt III”, 13 August 2010:


“Re: Brazilian AF Regulates UFO Reports - Pt III”, 13 August 2010:


“90s UFO Files Released By Brazilian AF”, 14 August 2010:


“More News On Brazilian AF Decision”, 14 August 2010:


“Re: Brazilian AF Files - What They Don't Tell”, 16 August 2010:


A. J. Gevaerd,
Founder and Editor of
Revista UFO (Brazilian UFO Magazine) &
UFO Researcher
(paradigmresearchgroup.org photo)
UFO TV News Report:
“UFOs: Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials Go On the Record”, 27 August 2010 (Happening Now, Fox News)

Fox News interviews U.S. investigative journalist and UFO researcher Leslie Kean regarding her new UFO book, “UFOs: Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials Go On the Record”:
Leslie Kean,
U.S. Investigative Journalist,
UFO Author & Researcher
(jerrypippin.com photo) 

UFO TV News Report:
Documentary Explores Phoenix Lights,

13 March 2008 (KPHO CBS 5 News, Phoenix, Arizona)

KPHO CBS 5 News reports on the 13 March 1997 Phoenix, Arizona UFO incident and the release (on 2 April 2008) of the new version of the UFO documentary, “The Phoenix Lights Documentary” by Dr. Lynne D. Kitei:


The first version of the documentary was released on 3 July 2005.

Freeze-frame from the only video of the enormous UFO which 
was sighted over Phoenix, Arizona, on 13 March 1997
(Source: Alexander Gottfridsson (YouTube channel))   

Friday, 27 August 2010

UFO TV News Report:
Phoenix Lights Still Unsolved 13 Years Later,
12 March 2010 (KPHO CBS 5 News, Phoenix, Arizona)

KPHO CBS 5 News interviews Dr. Lynne D. Kitei about the
13 March 1997 Phoenix, Arizona UFO incident:


Dr. Lynne D. Kitei, M.D.
UFO TV News Report:
“UFO Probe”, 16 November 2007

(KOKH Fox 25 News, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma)

UFO TV news report regarding the 12 November 2007 International Press Conference in Washington, D.C.:


UFO News Article (Blog):
“U.F.O. Hits Congestion at O’Hare, Turns Back”,
2 January 2007 

(The New York Times, New York City, New York)

The New York Times reports on the 7 November 2006 Chicago O'Hare International Airport UFO incident:

Aerial view of Chicago O’Hare International Airport,
Chicago, Illinois (flickr.com photo)
Jon Hilkevitch on his Chicago O'Hare UFO story

Source: TribuneNation (YouTube channel)

Jon Hilkevitch talks about the 7 November 2006 Chicago O'Hare International Airport UFO incident:


Jon Hilkevitch,
Chicago Tribune
Transportation Reporter

Thursday, 26 August 2010

UFO TV News Report:
“UFO Answers”, 23 January 2008
(KPHO CBS 5 News, Phoenix, Arizona)

KPHO CBS 5 News reports on the 8 January 2008 Stephenville, Texas UFO incident:


UFO TV News Report:
UFO Group Releases Final Report About Texas Sightings,
18 May 2008 (KTBC Fox 7 News, Austin, Texas)

KTBC Fox 7 News reports on the release of the MUFON Stephenville UFO report:


The TV news report contains comments by then Texas MUFON State Director Ken Cherry and Assistant State Director Steve Hudgeons.

The Stephenville, Texas UFO incident occurred on 8 January 2008.

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) radar graph of the large UFO which was sighted over Stephenville, Texas, on 8 January 2008 (MUFON image)
UFO TV News Report:
“The UFO Hunters”, 28 October 2008
(WHAM ABC 13 News, Rochester, New York)

WHAM ABC 13 News interviews UFO Magazine (U.S.) editor
Bill Birnes and Dr. Ted Acworth regarding the “UFO Hunters”
(The History Channel) TV series:


Dr. Ted Acworth,
MIT Mechanical Engineer &
UFO TV News Report:
Meet the “UFO Hunters”, 26 February 2008
(Good Day New Mexico, KOB-TV,

Albuquerque, New Mexico)

KOB-TV interviews UFO Magazine (U.S.) editor Bill Birnes and Dr. Ted Acworth regarding the “UFO Hunters” (The History Channel) TV series:


Wednesday, 25 August 2010

UFO Article:
“My Evidence: The Account of Minute-Man Missiles Being Disabled, While UFOs Hovered Over The Launch Facilities” by Robert Salas, 21 August 2010

(The UFO Chronicles)

Robert Salas recounts the UFO incidents that occurred over the Malmstrom Air Force Base, Montana ICBM missile launch facilities (LFs) on 16 and 24 March 1967:


Captain Robert L. Salas,
U.S. Air Force (Ret.)
(irishufology.net photo)

“Faded Giant: The 1967 Missile/UFO Incidents”
by Robert Salas and James Klotz
UFO TV News Report:
UFO Captured on Hunting Camera in Archer City, Texas,
25 August 2010

(KXAS NBC 5 News, Fort Worth-Dallas, Texas)

An Archer City, Texas family’s hunting camera recently photographed several unknown lights which hovered in the air
for almost two hours:


“You see several lights going around, and they're all symmetrical and lit up, and it just looks like an object in the sky,” Lisa Brock-Piekarski said.

Lisa Brock-Piekarski
UFO News Article:
“RICK SMITH: UFO detective looks for West Texas leads”,
24 August 2010 (San Angelo Standard-Times, Texas)

Article on a UFO investigation by Fletcher Gray, Texas MUFON’s chief investigator:


Gray investigates a possible UFO incident that occurred in the summer of 1966 or 1967 near Menard, Texas.

The San Angelo Standard-Times also published the following UFO news article on 24 August 2010:
“Tuesday chat: UFOs and you”:

Satellite photo of Menard, Texas (tageo.com)
(tageo.com photo)

Tuesday, 24 August 2010

UFO TV News Report:
“Were Two UFOs Spotted in Smoke-Filled Sky?”,
2 August 2010 (KPVI NBC News 6, Idaho Falls, Idaho)

KPVI NBC News 6 reports on 2 unidentified flying objects which were filmed during a huge wildfire near the Idaho National Laboratory in Idaho Falls, Idaho on the morning of 15 July 2010:


I also reported on one of the UFO footage on 21 July 2010:


Freeze-frame from video: UFO (disk shaped object) filmed over Idaho Falls, Idaho, during wildfire on the morning of 15 July 2010 (clipsyndicate.com freeze-frame)
UFO TV News Report:
“UFOs: On the Record”, 24 August 2010
(The Dylan Ratigan Show, MSNBC)

Dylan Ratigan interviews U.S. investigative journalist and UFO researcher Leslie Kean about her new UFO book, “UFOs: Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials Go On the Record”:


Leslie Kean is Director of Investigations of the Coalition for Freedom of Information (CFi).

Leslie Kean
UFO TV News Report:
“UFOs: On the Record”, 23 August 2010
(The Dylan Ratigan Show, MSNBC)

U.S. theoretical physicist Dr. Michio Kaku comments on the UFO phenomenon in relation to Leslie Kean’s new UFO book, “UFOs: Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials Go On the Record”:


Dr. Michio Kaku,
U.S. Theoretical Physicist
(wikimedia.org photo)

UFO News Article:
Aéronautique et Astronautique de France (3AF): Reconnaissance de la Presence d’Engins Spatiaux Inconnus”
(“Aeronautical and Astronomical Association of France (3AF): Recognition of the Presence of Unknown Spacecraft”), 28 November 2009 (Le Post, Paris, France)

The Aeronautical and Astronomical Association of France (3AF) held a press conference (unknown date) to announce the creation of a scientific committee for the study of the UFO phenomenon:


Representatives of several foreign governments were present at the press conference, including the Defence Attaches of Germany, Spain, Chile and Russia. The French National Police (Gendarmerie) and French Air Force were also represented.

Information regarding the committee’s work will be presented via the following website: http://www.aaafasso.fr/.

The committee plan to release a progress report in March 2010.

The 3AF UFO committee will work closely with departments and agencies of the French Government and foreign countries, according to Le Post.

English translation:


(4.bp.blogspot.com image)
UFO Article:
New French aerospace report endorses reality of UFOs
16 August 2010 (OpenMinds.tv, Tempe, Arizona)

The Aeronautical and Astronomical Association of France (Association 
Aéronautique et Astronautique de France) (3AF) released a UFO report on 31 May 2010 that concluded that UFOs are definitely real and possibly of extraterrestrial origin:


Work on the report started in May 2008, according to Huneeus.

Wikipedia article:
“Association aéronautique et astronautique de France”:


English translation:


The Aeronautical and Astronomical Association of France is not
a French government agency, but the association is state-approved.

(4.bp.blogspot.com image)

Monday, 23 August 2010

UFO News Article:
“UFO researcher: ‘It's not science fiction’ “,
6 March 1985 (Spokane Chronicle, Washington)

Spokane Chronicle reports on a Robert L. Hastings UFO lecture that was held at Eastern Washington University on 4 March 1985:


Robert L. Hastings researches the UFO/nuclear weapons connection.

Robert L. Hastings,
U.S. UFO Author,
Lecturer & Researcher
UFO News Article:
“Not a star or an aircraft – a UFO”, 11 April 1975
(The Citizen, Ottawa, Canada)

Eric Watt, managing editor of the Oshawa Times (Ontario, Canada), reports on his personal UFO sighting:


Quote from the article:
“From what I saw, the UFO seemed to be the same sort of object reported about a month ago near the Pickering nuclear power station by several observers.”

Wikipedia article:
“Pickering Nuclear Generating Station”:


Aerial view of the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station,
Pickering, Ontario, Canada (cna.ca photo)

Sunday, 22 August 2010

UFO News Article:
“UFO group to discuss Madison mystery”,
16 November 2008 (Ashtabula Star-Beacon, Ohio)

Ashtabula Star-Beacon reports on a UFO that was sighted over Madison Township, Ohio:


Quote from the article:
“Aaron Clark is one of many UFO investigators and a member of the Cleveland Ufology Project. It’s not a flash in the pan group. It’s been around since 1952.

‘It’s interesting that is was near a nuclear power plant,’ he said. ‘We have been getting lots of reports (of UFOs) all over Ohio.’ ”

Madison Township in Gibsonburg is situated near the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station.

Wikipedia article:
“Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station”:


Aerial view of the Davis-Besse Nuclear Power Station
near Port Clinton, Ohio (blog.cleveland.com photo)
UFO News Article:
“Flying Discs Seen in East”, 8 July 1947
(Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pennsylvania)

Article on the 1947 U.S. UFO wave:


The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reveals that Charlie T. Hamlet, superintendent of the Kingsport, Tennessee Times News newspaper, had sighted UFOs over Kingsport in 1945.

Quote from the article:
“The mysterious saucers first were reported June 25 in the state of Washington, but Charlie T. Hamlet, superintendent of the Kingsport, Tenn., ‘Times News’ composing room, said yesterday he had seen the discs two years ago.

They were ‘of a bright, aluminium color’ and ‘were going at terrific speed,’ Hamlet said, explaining he kept quiet about them because of the Oak Ridge atomic bomb plant, then a war secret.”

The article starts on page 1.

Satellite photo of Kingsport, Tennessee (tageo.com)
(tageo.com photo)

Saturday, 21 August 2010

UFO News Article:
“Finns check lake after UFO report”,
31 July 1991 (Reading Eagle, Pennsylvania)

A woman and her 12-year-old daughter sighted a yellow, round unidentified flying object drop into Saukonniemi Lake, near the town of Lohja, in Southern Finland on 29 July 1991, according to the article:


Satellite photo of Lohja, Finland (tageo.com)
(tageo.com photo)
UFO News Article:
“ ‘Flying Saucer’ Reported Hovering Over Hanford”,
5 July 1952 (Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Washington)

Four Florida pilots, three of them World War II veterans, sighted a disk shaped UFO over the Hanford Nuclear Power Plant in Richland, Washington on the morning of 5 July 1952, according to the Tri-City Herald:


Wikipedia article: “Hanford Site”:


Aerial view of the Hanford Nuclear Power Plant
in Richland, Washington
UFO TV News Report:
“UFO Sightings?”, May 2006

(CBC News, Toronto, Canada)

Several people who live near Waterhen Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada sighted UFOs over the lake in April 2006, CBC News reports:


The TV news report includes a UFO video that was filmed on
28 April 2006, at 10:43 p.m.

Waterhen Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada (panoramio.com photo)
UFO News Article:
“Michigan Authorities Stumped By UFO Sightings”,
18 March 1994 (Daily News, Kingsport, Tennessee)

The Daily News reports on the famous early March 1994 Michigan UFO flap:


Several Michigan residents sighted UFOs over Lake Michigan and many other Western Michigan locales.

UFO Casebook article:
“1994-Holland, Michigan, The UFO Sightings of March”:

Aerial view of Holland, Michigan (flyohio.com photo)
UFO News Article: 
“Mystery of the ‘Flying Discs’: 
Hundreds Bugeyed Seeing ‘Flying Saucers’ 
Zooming Around All Over the Lot”, 
5 July 1947
(Lewiston Evening Journal, Lewiston-Auburn, Maine)

Hundreds of persons in Idaho, Oregon, Washington, California, Louisiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Prince Edward Island, Canada reported seeing UFOs on 4 July 1947, according to the Lewiston Evening Journal:


Quote from the article:
“Both ground and aerial observers told of seeing the discs.

At 7 P.M., George Astor of Spokane, Wash., said a group of 200 persons observed one disc circle for 30 minutes at Hauser Lake, Idaho, before it zoomed upward and disappeared.”

Photo of Hauser Lake, Hauser, Idaho (cityofhauser.org)
(cityofhauser.org photo)
UFO TV News Report:
“OVNIs sobre el Lago Colbun”,

(“UFOs over Colbun Lake”), 20 August 2010
(Meganoticias, Mega, Santiago, Chile)

A TV news crew from Meganoticias recently filmed alleged UFOs over Lago Colbun (Colbun Lake), east of Colbun, Chile:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhGI_GPqCz8 (1)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJly6wpb0gE (2)

The TV news report also contains several UFO photos and a very interesting footage of a cylindrical shaped UFO (at 6:14 minutes into the video).

A Japanese journalist photographed spherical shaped UFOs over the lake in 2008, according to the TV news report.

UFO TV News Report:
“Meganoticias Capta OVNI en Colbun”
(“Meganoticias Captures UFO in Colbun”), 20 August 2010 (Meganoticias):

http://www.meganoticias.cl/2010/index.php (Search: OVNI)

Colbún Lake, Chile
(patagonia-immobilien.com photo)

UFO News Article:
“Flying Saucer Reported Over Ballston Lake”,
4 September 1959 (Schenectady Gazette, New York)

Several Ballston Lake, New York residents sighted a self-luminous UFO over the town on 3 September 1959, according to the article:


Quote from the article:
“Ernest Root of Ballston Lake said that the saucer would track a circular motion, stop for a moment, and then shoot off in one direction ‘faster than a jet ever thought of going.’ ”

The town of Ballston Lake is situated at the south end of the lake of the same name.

Ballston Lake is 5.2 kilometres (3.2 miles) long.

Aerial view of Ballston Lake, New York
(travel.webshots.com photo)

Thursday, 19 August 2010

UFO News Article:
“Eerie UFO sightings reported over B.C. lake”,

19 August 2010
(The Vancouver Sun, British Columbia, Canada)

Several people reported to the newspaper that they had sighted
a UFO over Cultus Lake in Chilliwack, British Columbia on
17 August 2010, at around 2:00 a.m.:


UFO photographed over Cultus Lake in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada on 17 August 2010 (vancouversun.com photo)

Aerial view of Cultus Lake, British Columbia, Canada
(fs.fed.us photo)
UFO News Article:
“Flying Saucers: Russian Version”, 9 March 1968
(The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Virginia)

The article is written by Soviet scientist Felix Yurevich Ziegel (Doctor of Science and Assistant Professor, Moscow Aviation Institute):


Felix Yurevich Ziegel, Soviet Union Astronomer and Physicist
(wikimedia.org photo)

Wednesday, 18 August 2010

UFO Documentary Film Excerpt:
U.S. Military UFO Witness:
Major Thomas H. Hanley, U.S. Air Force (Ret.)

(The History Channel)

Major Thomas H. Hanley (Navigator, Radar Surveillance Specialist) talks about the UFO he sighted during a mission over the U.S. on 17 July 1957:


The UFO followed the U.S. Air Force Boeing Stratojet RB-47 reconnaissance jet from Mississippi, through Louisiana and Texas and into Oklahoma. The UFO incident lasted for more than one hour.

Major Thomas H. Hanley (centre)
UFO Radio Interview:
Leslie Kean, 16 August 2010 (Coast to Coast AM)

Host George Knapp and U.S. investigative journalist Leslie Kean talk about her new UFO book, “UFOs: Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials Go On the Record”:

http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=UFOs%3A+Generals%2C+Pilots+and+Government+Officials+Go+On+the+Record+-+Leslie+Kean+ResistNWOrder (9 parts)

Leslie Kean, U.S. Investigative Journalist, Director of Investigations of the Coalition for Freedom of Information (CFi), UFO Author & Researcher (jerrypippin.com photo)
UFO News Article:
“ ‘Saucers’ From The World Beyond,

Two Miami Pilots Tell Authorities”,
16 July 1952 (Miami Daily News, Florida)

Two Miami airline pilots, William B. Nash and William H. Fortenberry (Pan American World Airways), sighted 8 UFOs over the Chesapeake Bay, east of Washington, D.C., on 14 July 1952, according to the Miami Daily News:


The pilots were questioned at length by special U.S. Military officers and civilian authorities.

Quote from the article:
“And the two pilots were pledged to secrecy insofar as the military’s interest in the matter was concerned.”

UFO Casebook article:
“The 1952 Nash-Fortenberry Sighting”:


William H. Fortenberry (left) and William B. Nash
(ufocasebook.com image)

Tuesday, 17 August 2010

Sightings (TV Series):
“Physical Effects” (Sci Fi Channel)

TV report on the Cash/Landrum UFO incident:


Betty Cash, Vickie Landrum and Colby Landrum, Vickie’s seven-year-old grandson, sighted a UFO over the Piney Woods, near the town of Huffman, Texas, on 29 December 1980, at around 9:00 p.m.

Twenty-three U.S. military helicopters were trying to encircle the UFO, according to the witnesses. They sighted two types of helicopters, double rotor CH-47 Chinooks and Bell-Hueys.

All three UFO witnesses suffered severe physical injury as a result of the encounter with the UFO.

This Sightings episode was broadcasted in the U.S. on 31 July 1992.

UFO Casebook article:
“The Piney Woods Incident, Cash-Landrum”:


John F. Schuessler, former MUFON International Director, has written a book about the Cash/Landrum UFO incident (noufors.com image)