Saturday, 31 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“Westbrook Farmer Reports He
Watched Flying Saucer Sail By”,
6 December 1956 
(The Westbrook Sentinel, Minnesota)

Farmer Harold Thompson sighted a UFO over Westbrook, South-Western Minnesota on 29 November 1956, at around 10:00 p.m., The Westbrook Sentinel reports:,1344995

Quote from the article:
“The Thompson farm is four miles south and three miles east of town, in Rosehill township.”

Map of Westbrook, Minnesota (
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UFO News Article:
“Farmer reports flying saucer in W.A. paddock”,
17 November 1967
(The Sydney Morning Herald, Australia)

Yericorn (located 99 miles north of Perth), Western Australia, farm manager Alan Pool had a close encounter with a UFO (landing) on 16 November 1967, at around 6:30 p.m., according to The Sydney Morning Herald:,5583769

Map of Western Australia (
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Friday, 30 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“Georgia Couple Reports UFO
Visited Farm Two Nights In Row”,
20 July 1987 (The Miami Herald, Florida)

Screven County (located in rural Eastern Georgia) residents Frank and Wanda Alcorn, along with some of their neighbours, sighted a cylindrical shaped UFO, according to The Miami Herald:

The mass UFO sighting occurred on 12 July 1987, at around 9:45 p.m.

UFO article:

County map of Georgia ( image)
UFO News Article:
“Youth reports seeing UFO over farm in Holt County”,
18 November 1975 (St. Joseph Gazette, Missouri)

Larry Hawkins sighted an alleged UFO over Holt County,
Missouri (near the south-eastern corner of Atchison County)
on 17 November 1975, at around 7:00 p.m., the St. Joseph Gazette reports:,1315328

Atchison County is located north of Holt County.

Map of Holt County, Missouri (
( image)
UFO News Article:
“UFO traces on farm?”, 12 June 1976
(The Windsor Star, Canada)

The Windsor Star reports on a possible late April 1976 Cooper, Ontario, Canada UFO landing trace case:,4206490

Three large triangle shaped indentations were found.

The small village of Cooper is situated 78 kilometres (48 miles) north-east of Peterborough, Ontario.

Map of Ontario, Canada (ontario-map.gif)
( image)

Thursday, 29 December 2011

UFO TV News Magazine Report:
“Reportes OVNI en los noticiarios Rusos”
(“UFO reports on Russian news”)
(Unknown Date)
(Tercer Milenio, Mexico)

Tercer Milenio focuses on Russian UFO TV reports:

UFO Website:
“Rochester UFO Meetup Group”

Cookie Stringfellow, a long-time UFO researcher, is the organiser of the Rochester UFO Meetup Group:

(Rochester UFO Meetup Group image)
UFO News Article:
“Hudson Bay farm folk report UFO”,
1 May 1975 (The Leader-Post, Regina, Canada)

A UFO was sighted near a farm, west of Hudson Bay, East-Central Saskatchewan, Canada on the night of 28 April 1975, according to The Leader-Post:,47857

Quote from the article:
“A member of the Hudson Bay RCMP detachment arrived at the scene and described the UFO as being round with bright lights.”

Aerial photo of Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan, Canada
( photo)
UFO News Article:
“UFO meet-up group provides research, discussion”,
27 December 2011 (Greece Post, New York)

The Greece Post reports on the Rochester UFO Meetup Group:

Aerial view of Rochester, New York
( photo)

Tuesday, 27 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“Tales of UFO sightings abound near Salmon”,
8 & 9 November 2003
(Moscow-Pullman Daily News, Idaho)

This is an article regarding UFO sightings that have occurred over the Salmon area and the Salmon-Challis National Forest, Idaho throughout the years:,3747239

NOTE: The newspaper date is 8 & 9 November 2003.

“Salmon, Idaho” (

Map of Idaho’s National Forests
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UFO News Article (Excerpt):
“Bodies of water, Air Force bases

are great places for UFO stalkers to spot prey –
Hot on the track of UFOs”, 3 January 1993
(Hartford Courant, Connecticut)

This is an article regarding UFO sightings over U.S. lakes, rivers and Air Force bases:

Major Active-duty U.S. Air Force Bases (usaf-map1.jpg)
( image)

Monday, 26 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“MILAN: Resident reports seeing a UFO

early Thursday morning, calls 9-1-1”,
17 December 2011 (The Milan News-Leader, Michigan)

The Milan News-Leader reports on an 8 December 2011 (at 4:30 a.m.) Milan, Michigan UFO sighting:

The story was broken by Roger Marsh, (Denver, Colorado) on 8 December 2011.

“Milan, Michigan” (

Map of Milan, Michigan
( image)
UFO News Article:
“A mystery in the night sky 
1 October 1981 (The Telegraph, Nashua, New Hampshire)

At least twenty people sighted an unknown object over Hudson, New Hampshire on the night of 29 September 1981, the Nashua Telegraph reports:,72760

Quote from the article:
“One individual who declined to identify himself described a ‘long and low’ object ‘hovering over Centronics’ Data Computer Corp. on Rte. 111 between 9 and 11 p.m.”

“Hudson, New Hampshire” (

Satellite photo of Hudson, New Hampshire
( photo)

Saturday, 24 December 2011

UFO TV Talk Shows:
Piloti e UFO: Metodo di Riconoscimento OVNI
(Pilots and UFOs: UFO recognition method)

(Unknown dates)
(Mattino Cinque and Pomeriggio Cinque,

Canale 5, Milan, Italy)

Canale 5 interviews Colonel Roberto Doz, Italian Air Force (Ret.):

Doz, founder of the UFOs & Pilots Association (Associazione UFO & Piloti), has developed the following four parameters for the recognition of UFOs:

1) Noise
2) Colour variations
3) Variations in the form
4) Trajectories

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Friday, 23 December 2011

UFO TV Interview:
Generale dell'Aeronautica Salvatore Marcelletti:

“Ho visto un UFO”
(Air Force General Salvatore Marcelletti: “I saw a UFO”),
8 October 1995 (Speciale TG1, Rai, Rome, Italy)

Source: Drakarys Vainglory (YouTube channel)

General Salvatore Marcelletti, Italian Air Force (Aeronautica Militare Italiana) (Ret.) recounts his 21 September 1971 UFO sighting:

General Salvatore Marcelletti, Italian Air Force (Ret.)
( image)
UFO Report:
“The 1975 SAC Base Northern Tier Overflights”
by Francis L. Ridge, Updated: 15 June 2007 (

NICAP reports on the late 1975 UFO activity over Loring AFB, Maine, Wurtsmith AFB, Michigan, Malmstrom AFB, Montana, Minot AFB, North Dakota, Canadian Forces Station, Falconbridge, Ontario, Canada and other selected 1975 UFO incidents:

“US Military Bases” (

Major Active-duty U.S. Air Force Bases (usaf-map1.jpg)
( image)

Thursday, 22 December 2011

UFO Magazine Article:
“U.F.O. Files: The Untold Story”
by Patrick Huyghe, 14 October 1979
(The New York Times Magazine, New York City)

This is an article regarding a U.S. Department of Defense document called “Subject: Suspicious Unknown Air Activity” (classification: CONFIDENTIAL, date: 11 November 1975) and, in addition, discussion on the U.S. government’s involvement in the UFO subject.

The mentioned U.S. Department of Defense document deals with the late 1975 UFO activity over the following military bases: Loring AFB, Maine; Wurtsmith AFB, Michigan; Malmstrom AFB, Montana; Minot AFB, North Dakota and Canadian Forces Station, Falconbridge, Ontario, Canada.

Aerial view of Loring Air Force Base, Limestone, Maine
(loringremembers/history-of-loring-afb photo)
UFO News Article (Excerpt):
“Did You Spot UFO Near McGuire?”, 8 September 1989
(The Charlotte Observer, North Carolina)

Paul Moore (of Huntersville) sighted a reddish-brown, triangular shaped UFO that hovered near the McGuire Nuclear Station on
18 August 1989, at 2:30 p.m., according to the article:

The Charlotte Observer reports on UFO researcher George D. Fawcett’s investigation into the UFO incident. Many UFO sightings have occurred around the McGuire Nuclear Station over the years, Fawcett said in the interview.

The nuclear station is located on Lake Norman in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina (25 kilometres (15 miles) north-west of Charlotte, according to Google Earth).

Wikipedia article: “McGuire Nuclear Station”:

McGuire Nuclear Station from Lake Norman. (text by Wikipedia)
( ( photo)

Wednesday, 21 December 2011

UFO Paper:
“Unidentified Aerospace Phenomena (UAP)

Observations 2009 Reporting Scheme”
by Philippe Ailleris
(European Planetary Science Congress, 2009)

In this paper, ESA Project Controller Philippe Ailleris presents the objectives of the UAP Observations 2009 Reporting Scheme:

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UFO News Article (Excerpt):
“They keep eyes peeled for alien visitors”,
25 June 1992 (The Providence Journal, Rhode Island)

The Providence Journal reports that South County, Rhode Island is a UFO hotspot:

Several UFOs have been sighted at the University of Rhode Island’s Bay Campus reactor in Narragansett throughout the years, according to Dave Rubien and Don Todd.

South County is the southern coastal area of Rhode Island located between Mystic, Connecticut and Providence, Rhode Island off Interstate 95, reports.

Rhode Island Nuclear Science Center (RINSC),
University of Rhode Island, Narragansett
( photo)
UFO News Article:
“UFOs take a shine to us”, 8 February 2009
(Sunday Sun, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK)

Northern England experienced an increase in the number of UFO sightings in early 2009, the Sunday Sun reports:

Map of England, UK
( image)
UFO Website:
“The Unidentified Aerospace Phenomena (UAP)
Observations Reporting Scheme”

The UAP Observations Reporting Scheme website is run by Philippe Ailleris:

Philippe Ailleris, Project Controller at the Space Research
and Technology Centre of the European Space Agency
(ESA/ESTEC) (Noordwijk, The Netherlands) &
Amateur Astronomer ( photo)

Monday, 19 December 2011

UFO Mailing List Post:
“1978 Italian Wave [was: A 1957 Wave Comparison]”
by Edoardo Russo, 19 November 2003
(UFO UpDates, Toronto, Canada)

Edoardo Russo reports on the 1978 Italian UFO wave:

Map of Italy (
( image)
UFO News Article:
“L’UFO ‘venuto dal passato’: gli ultimi sviluppi”
(“The UFO ‘came from the past’: recent developments”),
18 December 2011 (, Rome, Italy) reports on an alleged December 1978 Riposto (Sicily, Italy) UFO photograph:

Italy experienced many UFO sightings in December 1978, according to the article.

English translation:

Satellite photo of Riposto, Italy (
( photo)

Sunday, 18 December 2011

UFO TV News Report:
“Lost UFO Files”, 8 June 2011
(Today, Nine Network, Willoughby (Sydney), Australia)

This is a TV report on the lost UFO files of the Australian Department of Defence:

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UFO TV Talk Show:
“OVNIs en la Zona Oeste de la Provincia de BS. AS.”
(“UFOs in the Western Zone of the BS. AS. Province”),
2 September 2011
(Animales Sueltos, América TV, La Plata, Argentina)

América TV presents a panel discussion (hosted by Alejandro Fantino) on the 2011 Ituzaingó (Buenos Aires, Argentina) UFO flap:

The talk show includes several UFO videos.

UFO TV Talk Show:
“Crónica Del Fenómeno OVNI”
(“Chronicle Of The UFO Phenomenon”), 2000
(Crónica TV, Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Crónica TV presents several alleged UFO videos:

Friday, 16 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“UFO Seen by Many at Piedmont”,
21 March 1973 (St. Joseph News-Press, Missouri)

The St. Joseph News-Press reports on an early 1973 Piedmont, Missouri UFO flap:,4371953

Quote from the article:
“There’s no doubt there’s something up there. We just don’t know what it is,” said Gene Beardon, police chief in this southern Missouri town, Tuesday.”

“Piedmont, Missouri” (

Satellite photo of Piedmont, Missouri
( photo)

UFO News Article:
“Flying saucers: Scientist turns from skeptic to believer”,
20 November 1977
(The Nevada Daily Mail, Nevada, Missouri)

The Nevada Daily Mail presents an interview with Dr. Harley D. Rutledge, head of the physics department at Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau:,3853975

NOTE: The newspaper date is 20 November 1977.

The late Dr. Harley D. Rutledge, U.S. Physicist & UFO Researcher
( photo)

Thursday, 15 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“Researcher wants to put UFOs in cyberspace”,
21 July 1995 (The Tuscaloosa News, Alabama)

This is an article on a one-time UFO course at the University of West Florida:,6198325

University of West Florida, Pensacola
( photo)

UFO News Article:
“UFO course scheduled”,
27 April 1977 (The Tuscaloosa News, Alabama)

The Tuscaloosa News reports on the University of Alabama’s UFO course, “UFO’s: A Scientific Approach”:,4207426

NOTE: The newspaper date is 27 April 1977.

University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
( photo)

Tuesday, 13 December 2011

UFO News Article (Excerpt):
“UFO sightings are increasing
geometrically across Canada”,
22 May 1994 (Toronto Star, Canada)

Canadian UFO research groups received almost 500 reports of UFOs in 1993, according to the article:

Map of Canada
( image)

Monday, 12 December 2011

UFO Article:
“MoD X-Files” 

by Nick Pope (

This article mentions that it was a UK UFO researcher (Harry Harris) that forwarded a transcript of an interview with Milton John Torres to the UK Ministry of Defence:

Therefore, the account in the MoD file is not an official U.S. Air Force or MoD witness statement, according to Pope.

Nick Pope, the former Head of the UK MoD's UFO Office
(1991-1994), UFO Author, Lecturer & Researcher
UFO News Article:
“Retired Air Force pilot tells

of close encounter with UFO”,
24 October 2008 (Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine)

The Sun Journal reports on former U.S. Air Force fighter pilot Milton John Torres’ UFO encounter over East Anglia, UK, on
20 May 1957:,3214375

The Milton John Torres UFO encounter:
U.S. Air Force fighter pilot (then) Lieutenant Milton John Torres was ordered on a mission to intercept and shoot down a very large UFO over East Anglia, UK, on 20 May 1957. As he locked on his weapons, the UFO took off at an unbelievable speed and disappeared. Torres flew an F-86D Sabre jet fighter.

Major Milton John Torres, U.S. Air Force (Ret.)
( image)

Sunday, 11 December 2011

UFO Video Report:
“UFOs: Facing the Contradiction”, 1988

This is a video report regarding an alleged UFO landing trace incident that occurred in Spalding, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1988:

Spalding is situated 148 kilometres (92 miles) east of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (north of Quill Lakes).

Map of Saskatchewan, Canada (
( image)
UFO Paper:
by Richard H. Hall

Richard H. Hall discusses the following topics:

* Structured (Craft-Like) Objects & Tangible Effects
* Maneuvered Motion and "Intelligent Control"
* Aggressive Encounters
* Physical and Physiological Effects
* Propulsion Physics & Technology
* Review of Scientific Objections
* What Science Could Do
* Why Study UFOs?

The late Richard H. Hall, former NICAP Assistant Director,
UFO Author & Researcher ( image)
UFO News Article:
“UFO – Friend Or Foe?”, 17 August 1968
(Evening Independent, St. Petersburg, Florida)

The Evening Independent reports on the UFO research work of Joan Whritenour:,3775444

The article mentions Whritenour’s research into hostile UFO encounters that resulted in physical injury.

Joan Whritenour and Brad Steiger are the co-authors of the book, “Flying Saucers Are Hostile.” The book was published by Award Books (New York City) and Tandem (London, UK) in 1967.

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UFO News Article:
“Hay más ovnis en Victoria”
(“More UFOs in Victoria”)
8 December 2011 (AIM Digital, Paraná, Argentina)

AIM Digital reports on the 3/4 December 2011 Laguna del Pescado (Victoria, Entre Ríos Province, Argentina) UFO vigil:

English translation:

Satellite photo of Laguna del Pescado, Entre Ríos Province, Argentina ( photo)

Saturday, 10 December 2011

Interactive UFO Map:
“UFO Reports by County” 


This UFO map is a good tool for locating Wisconsin UFO hotspots:

County map of Wisconsin (
( image)
UFO Study:
“UFO Sightings in Australia: a short study”


Australia experienced UFO waves in 1954 and 1978, according to Larry Hatch:

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UFO Study:
“UFO Sightings in New Zealand: a short study”


The *U* Database lists 194 UFO sightings in New Zealand, according to U.S. UFO researcher Larry Hatch:

( image)
Interactive UFO Map:
“The X Files interactive graphic”, 15 January 2011
(The Press, Christchurch, New Zealand)

The Press presents many of New Zealand’s most interesting UFO cases:

Map of New Zealand
( image)

Thursday, 8 December 2011

UFO News Article (Excerpt):
“UFO stanset vaktmesteren”
(“UFO stopped the caretaker”)
9 November 2000 (Namdalsavisa, Namsos, Norway)

Steinar Hellesø, a school caretaker, sighted an alleged oval shaped UFO (30 to 50 metres in diameter) over Vemundvik, Norway on the morning of 7 November 2000:

In the article, Hellesø said that the UFO had stopped his car, and that he was unable to move his body during the sighting. The car started up and ran as if nothing had happened after the UFO had left the vicinity.

The UFO hovered at a distance of approximately 600-700 metres from the witness and emitted a low whistling sound. The object had 20-30 small, white lights along the side.

The sighting lasted between 30 seconds and one minute. Then the UFO started to move slowly towards the west before shooting straight up at a terrific speed.

Vemundvik is situated 6 kilometres north of Namsos.

English translation:

Namdalsavisa has removed the article from its website, but has retained a short excerpt.

Satellite photo of Central Norway
( photo)
UFO Radio Interview:
Richard M. Dolan: “UFO Disclosure”,
9 November 2011 (Coast to Coast AM)

Host George Noory interviews Richard M. Dolan about the White House’s response to Stephen Bassett’s UFO petition: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)

Richard M. Dolan,
U.S. Historian, UFO Author,
Lecturer & Researcher

Wednesday, 7 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“Quarter Century Of Tennessee UFOs: Tennessee’s
UFO Problem Agrees With Global UFO Patterns”,
29 July 1971
(Hawkins County Post, Kingsport, Tennessee)

The Hawkins County Post reports on the UFO research findings of George D. Fawcett:,2252622

NOTE: The newspaper date is 29 July 1971.

Map of Tennessee
( image)
UFO News Articles:
“UFO Jams Jets’ Electrical Systems in Supersonic Chase”/
“Another Area UFO Sighting Is Reported”/
“UFO Sightings Are Increasing”,
19 May 1977 (Post News, Kingsport, Tennessee)

The Post News presents three UFO articles:,1676779

The “UFO Jams Jets’ …” article deals with the 18/19 September 1976 Tehran, Iran, UFO incident and the “Another Area UFO Sighting …” article is about a Goshen Valley Community, Tennessee UFO sighting.

The Goshen Valley is located in Hawkins County (the Church Hill area) (North-Eastern Tennessee).

All the articles can be found on page 1.

County map of Tennessee
( image)

Tuesday, 6 December 2011

UFO News Article:
“Ovnis: investigadores de todo

el país se convocaron en Victoria”
(“UFOs: researchers from around

the country convened in Victoria”),
5 December 2011 (La Capital, Rosario, Argentina)

This is an article regarding the 3/4 December 2011 Laguna del Pescado (Victoria, Entre Ríos Province, Argentina) UFO vigil:

English translation:

Map of Victoria, Entre Ríos Province, Argentina (Google):

Laguna del Pescado, Entre Ríos Province, Argentina
( photo)
UFO News Article & TV News Report:
“Possible UFO sighting in Lehigh County”,
5 December 2011

(WFMZ-TV 69 News, Allentown, Pennsylvania)

3 grey, circular objects were sighted over Hanover Township on the evening of 4 December 2011, 69 News reports:

Hanover Township is a suburb of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Lehigh County is located in Eastern Pennsylvania.

Map of Pennsylvania
( image)
UFO News Article (Blog):
“Even the Colts can get 25,000 people”
by Billy Cox, 6 December 2011
(De Void, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Florida)

Billy Cox reports on Stephen Bassett’s latest petition and the petition by Richard M. Dolan and Bryce Zabel on the White House’s “We the People” petition website:

The White House, Washington, D.C.
( photo)

Monday, 5 December 2011

UFO Mailing List Post:
“PRG Press Release 
 Disclosure Petition II”

by Stephen Bassett, 2 December 2011
(UFO UpDates, Toronto, Canada)

Stephen Bassett (Paradigm Research Group) reports on his new UFO disclosure petition, “Disclosure Petition II  Rockefeller Initiative”:

Stephen Bassett,
Paradigm Research Group
Executive Director