Wednesday, 14 July 2010

UFO News Article:
“Flying Saucers Spotted Over Atom Test Site”,

18 April 1952 (Rome News-Tribune, Georgia)

On 17 April 1952, five men at the Nellis U.S. Air Force Base near Las Vegas sighted 18 disk shaped UFOs over a Nevada test site, where important new nuclear tests are being made, the Rome News-Tribune reports:,1472222

The Nevada Nuclear Test Site is located 145 kilometres (90 miles) north of Las Vegas.

Wikipedia article: “Nellis Air Force Base”:

Wikipedia article: “Yucca Flat”:

Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada (
( photo)

Yucca Flat [Nevada] has hundreds of subsidence craters from underground nuclear weapons tests. Asian Lake is visible on the right. (text by Wikipedia) ( ( photo)
UFO TV Series:
“Encontros Imediatos - Ep. 9: Dossier Acores”
(“Close Encounters - Episode 9: The Azores File”),
8 June 2008 (RTP2)

On 31 January 1968, at 11:00 p.m., Serafim Sebastiao, a night watchman at the Cinco Picos installation, Lajes Air Base (Portuguese: Base Aerea das Lajes), Terceira Island, the Azores, Portugal, was listening to a football (soccer) match radio broadcast. Suddenly the broadcast was cut off and he noticed that the area outside the building was flooded with a very bright light. When he went outside he sighted an unknown object which hovered over a building at the base. After a short while, Sebastiao sighted four unknown beings on board the UFO, according to the video source: (1) (2) (3)

U.S. Air Force article regarding Lajes Field, the Azores:
“The history of Air Base No. 4”:

Wikipedia article: “Lajes Field”:

Quote from the Wikipedia article:
“Lajes Field or Lajes Air Base (Portuguese: Base Aérea das Lajes), officially designated Air Base No. 4 (Base Aerea Nº 4, BA4) (IATA: TER, ICAO: LPLA), is a Portuguese Air Force facility home to the Azores Air Zone Command (Comando da Zona Aerea dos Acores) Base Aerea nº 4 and to a United States Air Force detachment, and located near Lajes on Terceira Island in the Azores, Portugal.”

Radio e Televisao de Portugal (RTP) is Portugal's state broadcaster.

UFO News Article:
“UFO remains a mystery”, 10 July 2010
(Xinhuanet, Beijing, China)

Xinhuanet reports that the UFO which was photographed over Hangzhou, China on 7 July 2010, at around 8:00 p.m. remains unidentified as of 10 July 2010:

Xinhua News Agency is the official press agency of the Chinese Government.

The UFO was photographed by a resident in the Xiaoshan district of Hangzhou (China photo)