Sunday, 29 April 2012

UFO Article (Blog):
“The Holland Michigan Radar-Visual UFO Case,

part three and final”
by Dr. Michael D. Swords, 27 April 2012 

(The Big Study)

Michael D. Swords gives us his personal account of what he experienced while he was involved in the investigation of the case:

Wikipedia article: “Michael D. Swords”:

Michael D. Swords, Ph.D.,
U.S. Chemist, Biochemist &
UFO Researcher
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UFO News Article:
“Fotografiaron un OVNI en las instalaciones del INTA –

mirá las IMÁGENES”
(“Photographed a UFO in the facilities of INTA –

look at the PICTURES”),
27 April 2012 (El Intransigente, Salta, Argentina)

An alleged UFO was photographed over Salta, North-Western Argentina on 20 April 2012, El Intransigente reports:

English translation:

Satellite photo of Salta, Argentina
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Saturday, 28 April 2012

UFO Article (Blog):
“Holland, MI Radar-Visual UFO Case, part two.”
by Dr. Michael D. Swords, 26 April 2012 (The Big Study)

In this article, Michael D. Swords recounts how he and CUFOS got involved with the case:

Satellite photo of Holland, Michigan (
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UFO News Article:
“Mid-Columbia, where UFOs are born”,
11 April 2012 (Tri-City Herald, Kennewick, Washington)

The Tri-City Herald presents several Mid-Columbia, Washington UFO reports from 1952, 1953, 1967, 1975 and 1977:

This article was first published on 17 April 1977.

Yakima is situated 110 kilometres (68 miles) south-west of the town of Moses Lake (Larson Air Force Base is located immediately north of Moses Lake).

Satellite photo of Yakima, Washington (Yakima)
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TV News Database:
Television News Archive (Search: UFO)”

Vanderbilt University (Nashville, Tennessee) presents UFO TV news reports from 1969 through 2010:

Quote from the website:
“The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is the world's most extensive and complete archive of television news. We have been recording, preserving and providing access to television news broadcasts of the national networks since August 5, 1968.

Individuals request loans of items from our collection for reference, study, classroom instruction, and research. We offer DVDs that are duplications of entire broadcasts as well as compilations of individual news stories specified by the borrower. Borrowers pay fees for the items loaned to cover the costs of providing this service.”

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UFO Article (Blog):
“The UFO Files”
by Clare Feikert-Ahalt, 21 December 2011
(In Custodia Legis, Library of Congress,
Washington, D.C.)

Clare Feikert-Ahalt reports on the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) UFO files and the UK Freedom of Information Act (FOIA):

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Thursday, 26 April 2012

UFO Article (Blog):
“Holland MI Radar-Visual UFO Case,
March 8, 1994, part one:”
by Dr. Michael D. Swords, 24 April 2012 (The Big Study)

Michael D. Swords personally investigated the famous 8 March 1994 Holland, South West Michigan radar-visual UFO case:

“Holland, Michigan” (

Aerial view of Holland, Michigan
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UFO Article:
“Science and UFOs: Part 4 –
Sincere but Uninformed Skeptics Have Been
Duped by Skeptical Inquirer Magazine”
by Robert L. Hastings, 24 April 2012
(The UFO Chronicles)

Part of this article focuses on journalist and UFO researcher Terry Hansen’s investigation into the organisation, CSICOP (now CSI):

Terry Hansen, U.S. Journalist, Author, UFO Lecturer & Researcher
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Wednesday, 25 April 2012

UFO Article:
“Science and UFOs: Part 3 –

Deep Denial Disguised as Rational Skepticism”
by Robert L. Hastings, 18 April 2012
(The UFO Chronicles)

Robert L. Hastings presents an excerpt from the prepared statement Dr. James E. McDonald presented before the U.S. Congress’ House Committee on Science and Astronautics (Symposium on UFOs, 29 July 1968), among other things:

The late Dr. James E. McDonald,
U.S. Physicist &
UFO Researcher
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UFO Technical Report:
“Aviation Safety and Unidentified Aerial Phenomena:
A Preliminary Study of 600 cases of

Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAP)
Reported by Military and Civilian pilots”
by Dominique F. Weinstein,
NARCAP International Technical Specialist – France,
GEIPAN/CNES1 College of experts – France, March 2012

In 443 cases (74%), the UAPs (UFOs) are described as objects (42% circular shaped), according to Dominique F. Weinstein:

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Tuesday, 24 April 2012

UFO Catalogue:
“Aircraft / UFO Encounters Catalogue”
by Dominique F. Weinstein, 1997

Dominique F. Weinstein presents military, airline and private pilot UFO sighting reports from 1942 to 1996:

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UFO Catalogue:
“The AVCAT Project” (

NICAP presents a catalogue of aircraft/UFO encounters:

Francis Ridge is the coordinator of the AVCAT Project.

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UFO Article:
“South American UFO - Airplane Encounters”
by Scott Corrales, 8 March 2011 (

The article also recounts the 4 November 1968 UFO encounter of Iberia Airlines Captain Juan Lorenzo Torres during a flight from London, UK to Alicante, Spain:

Iberia Airlines Caravelle X-R, 1960s
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Monday, 23 April 2012

UFO Paper:
“The Legacy of 1952: Year of the UFO”
by Bruce Maccabee (

Bruce Maccabee reports on the reaction of the U.S. Military to the 1952 UFO incidents, among other things:

Dr. Bruce Maccabee,
U.S. Optical Physicist,
UFO Author & Researcher

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UFO News Article & Radio Report (CBS):
“70 Years Later:
The Great LA Air Raid Remains a Mystery”,
8 February 2012
(KNBC NBC 4 News, Los Angeles, California)

NBC 4 News recounts the story of The Great Los Angeles Air Raid of 1942 (24-25 February):

The famous Battle of Los Angeles photo

Sunday, 22 April 2012

UFO Article (Blog):
“The Recent Fuss About The Exeter Case”
by Dr. Michael D. Swords, 19 April 2012 (The Big Study)

Michael D. Swords gives us his views on the 3 September 1965
(at around 2:00 a.m.) Exeter, New Hampshire UFO incident:

“Exeter, New Hampshire” (

Michael D. Swords, Ph.D.,
U.S. Chemist, Biochemist &
UFO Researcher
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Satellite photo of Exeter, New Hampshire (
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UFO News Article (Blog):
“Yeah, OK, but we’ve still got nukes”,
by Billy Cox, 20 April 2012
(De Void, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Florida)

Billy Cox reports on the cooperation between the two government UFO research organisations, CRIDOVNI (organisation within the Uruguayan Air Force) and CEFAA (organisation within the Chilean Civil Aviation Department):

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UFO Radio Interview:
Gary Heseltine: Police UFO Sightings / Open Lines,
20 April 2012 (Coast to Coast AM)

Host Rob Simone interviews Detective Constable Gary Heseltine regarding UFO sightings made by UK police officers:

Gary Heseltine, UK Detective Constable (Ret.) &
UFO Researcher ( photo)
UFO Report:
“The 9th Annual PRUFOS Police Database Report”
by Detective Constable Gary Heseltine
(The PRUFOS Police Database, UK)

Gary Heseltine presents 67 UFO case reports:

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Saturday, 21 April 2012

UFO Filmed During Live TV Football Match in 
Bogotá, Colombia (RCN Televisión, Bogotá, Colombia)

The unknown object was filmed during the Santa Fe versus
Real Madrid match on 7 August 2008:

UFO News Article:
Wytheville focus of UFO documentary”,
20 April 2012
(Southwest Virginia Today, Wytheville, Virginia)

Southwest Virginia Today informs about the upcoming documentary film, “Strange Country: A Different Kind of UFO Documentary”:

The documentary will focus on the 1987-1988 Wytheville, Virginia UFO flap (from late 1987 into early 1988).

Wythe County, Virginia (VA)” (

Map of Wytheville, Virginia (
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Friday, 20 April 2012

UFO News Article:
“UFO sighters suspect secret military flight operations”,
24 October 1987
(The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Virginia)

This is an article on the 1987-1988 Wytheville, Virginia UFO flap (from late 1987 into early 1988):,1933215

The first UFO sightings were made in September 1987, according to The Free Lance-Star.

Satellite photo of Wytheville, Virginia (Wytheville)
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UFO News Article:
“After nearly 40 years,

Marine pilot talks about UFO encounter”,
20 April 2012 (Pensacola News Journal, Florida)

On the night of 6 February 1975, Larry Jividen (then Marine Reserve Squadron Captain) and his crew encountered a UFO over Pensacola, Florida, the Pensacola News Journal reports:

Jividen piloted a T-39D Sabreliner airplane with a crew of five aboard.

“Pensacola, Florida” (

Aerial view of Pensacola, Florida (
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Thursday, 19 April 2012

UFO Documentary Film Article & Pitch Trailer:
“Strange Country:

A Different Kind of UFO Documentary”

The upcoming documentary will focus on the 1987-1988 Wytheville, Virginia UFO flap (from late 1987 into early 1988):

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UFO News Article:
“Virginia company begins work
on Wytheville UFO documentary”,
18 April 2012 (Augusta Free Press, Waynesboro, Virginia)

The Augusta Free Press reports about the upcoming UFO documentary film, “Strange Country: A Different Kind of UFO Documentary”:

The documentary will focus on the 1987-1988 Wytheville, Virginia UFO flap (from late 1987 into early 1988).

“Wytheville, Virginia” (

Satellite photo of Wytheville, Virginia (
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Wednesday, 18 April 2012

UFO TV Talk Show:
“Do aliens really exist?”, 17 April 2012

(This Morning, ITV1, London, UK)

Police officer and UFO researcher Gary Heseltine and UFO sceptic Chris French talk about the December 1980 Rendlesham Forest, UK, UFO case:

UFO News Article:
“UFO expert: Aliens cautioning humans on nukes”,
27 September 2010 (Stars and Stripes, Washington, D.C.)

This is an article on the UFO press conference that was held at the National Press Club, Washington, D.C. on 27 September 2010:

Robert L. Hastings,
U.S. UFO Author,
Lecturer & Researcher

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

UFO News Article:
“Computer analysis supports UFO claims”,
29 May 1984 (The Milwaukee Journal, Wisconsin)

The Milwaukee Journal presents a short interview with Dr. J. Allen Hynek regarding the findings of the Center for UFO Studies:,6664661

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UFO Article (Blog):
“Dr. Hynek and CUFOS Reach Out”
by Robert Barrow, 21 November 2007

In this article, Robert Barrow reports on his correspondence with Dr. J. Allen Hynek and presents two letters by Hynek:

Robert Barrow,
U.S. UFO Researcher
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UFO Article:
“The Hynek Methodology” 


Dr. J. Allen Hynek founded the Center for UFO Studies (CUFOS)
in 1973:

Dr. J. Allen Hynek, U.S. Astronomer, the U.S. Air Force's Scientific Consultant on UFOs (from 1948 to 1969), UFO Author, Lecturer & Researcher ( photo)
UFO News/Magazine Articles, Book Excerpt & Interviews:
“UFO REPORTS – 1950” (PROJECT 1947)

The 12 October 1950 Oak Ridger (Oak Ridge, Tennessee) newspaper article called “Allen Says – AEC Wants Info On Flying Saucers Seen Near A-Plants” can be found on the “1950a” web page: (1) (2)

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Sunday, 15 April 2012

UFO News Article:
“Lights: UFO reports, media swamp Dodge sheriff”,
2 February 1993 (Milwaukee Sentinel, Wisconsin)

Dodge County, Wisconsin sheriff’s deputies chased a UFO
near Hustisford on 31 January 1993, at around 8:15 p.m.,
the Milwaukee Sentinel informs:,293753

It was a farmer near Hustisford who first reported the UFO sighting.

Quote from the article:
“The farmer told deputies the light was connected to a large, flat object that was domed at the center. The bright light was shining from the domed section, and a dimmer yellowish light came from the ends, Fitzgerald (Sheriff Stephen G. Fitzgerald) said.

Ray Stubinski, a town of Oconomowoc farmer who lives less than a mile south of Dodge County, reported another UFO to town officials last Tuesday.”

“Dodge County, Wisconsin (WI)” (

Map of Dodge County, Wisconsin (
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UFO News Article:
“Deputies Probe Cornfield Imprint Of Three Discs”,
19 August 1976 (The Hour, Norwalk, Connecticut)

Three alleged UFO landing imprints were found in a Fairfield County, Ohio corn field in mid August 1976, according to the article:,2960680

The disk shaped imprints formed a perfectly symmetrical triangle.

Several Fairfield County residents also reported UFO sightings around the time of the discovery of the imprints.

Quote from the article:
“ ‘We’re going on the assumption it was a UFO,’ Greiner (Deputy Sheriff Steve Greiner) said.”

“Fairfield County, Ohio (OH)” (

Map of Fairfield County, Ohio (
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Saturday, 14 April 2012

UFO Video Interview (Excerpt):
“UFOs – Brian O’Leary”

( presents an interview with physicist and former NASA astronaut Dr. Brian O’Leary:

The late Dr. Brian O’Leary,
U.S. Physicist & NASA Astronaut
UFO Video Interview (Excerpt):
“Likelihood of UFOs – Jack Kasher”

( presents an interview with physicist and UFO researcher Dr. Jack Kasher:

Dr. Jack Kasher, U.S. Physicist & UFO Researcher
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Friday, 13 April 2012

UFO TV News Report:
“Chile y Uruguay firman acuerdo de
cooperación para el estudio de Ovnis”
(“Chile and Uruguay sign cooperation
agreement for the study of UFOs”),
5 April 2012 (Meganoticias, Mega, Santiago, Chile)

Meganoticias reports on the new research agreement between
the two government UFO research organisations, CEFAA (organisation within the Chilean Civil Aviation Department) and CRIDOVNI (organisation within the Uruguayan Air Force):

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UFO News Article:
“Flying Saucer Story Stirs Marine Base at Quantico”,
4 January 1954
(The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Virginia)

On New Year’s Eve, 1953, two Marine Corps Base Quantico (Virginia) sentries sighted a UFO that landed near Camp Barratt (24 kilometres (15 miles) from the main Quantico base), The Free Lance-Star reports:,66994

Map of Quantico, Virginia (
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UFO News Article:
“Hovering, Blinking UFO Stirs Caribou, Air Base”,
17 November 1975
(The Lewiston Daily Sun, Lewiston-Auburn, Maine)

This is an article regarding a mass UFO sighting that occurred over North-Eastern Maine on 16 November 1975:,2404377

The UFO was sighted by four Caribou police officers, one state Civil Defense officer, three Aroostook County deputy sheriffs, on duty personnel at Loring Air Force Base (Limestone), several police officers from communities of Limestone and Fort Fairfield and one civilian.

Quote from the article:
“An unidentified airman at the Strategic Air Command base in Limestone told Caribou police that an unidentified object had appeared briefly on a radar screen, but appeared to be across the border 15 miles away in Canada.”

The article continues on page 5 (Google news).

The town of Caribou is situated 12 kilometres (7.5 miles) south-west of Loring Air Force Base.

Loring Air Force Base was closed as an active U.S. Air Force installation in 1994.

“Limestone, Maine” (

Map of Maine (maine-road-map)
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UFO News Article:
“Litchfield buzzing with talk of

UFO falling into Bantam Lake”,
12 April 2012 (New Haven Register, Connecticut)

On 10 April 2012, at around 2:00 a.m., an unknown object was sighted over Litchfield, Connecticut by a civilian, the New Haven Register reports:

At about the same time, a state trooper ten miles away in Warren (west of Litchfield) called dispatchers to report that an object fell out of the sky and landed near Bantam or Morris (6 kilometres (3.8 miles) south of Litchfield), according to an AP story.

“Litchfield, Connecticut” (

Satellite photo of Litchfield, Connecticut (
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Wednesday, 11 April 2012

TV Interview:
“Alien Invasion – Strategies for Surviving an Attack”,
8 April 2012

(Today, Nine Network, Willoughby (Sydney), Australia)

The Nine Network presents an interview with Professor Paul Springer, U.S. Air Command & Staff College (Maxwell Air Force Base, Montgomery, Alabama):

UFO TV Report:
“Cazadores de OVNIs” (“UFO Hunters”),
18 January 2012 (El Trece, Buenos Aires, Argentina)

El Trece reports on the research work of several Argentine UFO researchers:

Alejandro Borgo,
Argentine Journalist
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UFO Video Report:
“Huella de Pujato – Investigacion de Visión Ovni”
(“Pujato Imprint – Investigation by Visión Ovni”),
9 April 2012 (Visión Ovni, Victoria, Argentina)

In this video, Visión Ovni, the Argentine UFO research group, reports on the alleged UFO sightings-landing traces case that recently occurred in Pujato, Santa Fe Province, Argentina:

UFO TV News Report:
“OVNIs En Santa Fe? – Marcas En los Pastizales”
(“UFOs In Santa Fe? – Marks In Grasslands”)
(Unknown Date) (América 2, La Plata, Argentina)

This is a TV report on the alleged UFO sightings-landing traces case that recently occurred in Pujato, Santa Fe Province, Argentina:

UFO TV News Report:
“Pujato – Encuentros Cercanos … y Sobrevuelo”
(“Pujato – Close Encounters ... and Overflight”)
(Unknown Date) (Canal 13, Santa Fe, Argentina)

Canal 13 reports on the alleged UFO sightings-landing traces case that recently occurred in Pujato, Santa Fe Province, Argentina:

Tuesday, 10 April 2012

U.S. Government UFO Web Page:
“Frequently Asked Questions:
Unidentified Flying Objects Research Guide”,
21 January 2010 (Naval History & Heritage Command,

United States Department of the Navy,
Washington, D.C.)

On this web page, the U.S. Navy presents a bibliography of original U.S. government documents and selected published sources:

Seal of the U.S. Department of the Navy
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UFO News Article:
“Visión Ovni de Victoria estudia extrañas

huellas aparecidas en un campo de Pujato”
(“Visión Ovni, Victoria investigates strange

marks that appeared in a field in Pujato”),
9 April 2012 (El Tribuno, Salta, Argentina)

This is an article on the alleged UFO sightings-landing traces case that recently occurred in Pujato, Santa Fe Province, Argentina:

English translation:

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