Thursday, 30 May 2013

Science Meeting: 
32nd Annual Meeting of the 
Society for Scientific Exploration”
(Society for Scientific Exploration)

The Meeting will be held at The Dearborn Inn, Dearborn, Michigan on 5-8 June 2013:


Quote from the announcement article:
Aerial Anomalies
• UFO Reports: How to Defend an Anomaly 
with Less-Than-Ideal Evidence
Eddie Bullard (Invited), University of Indiana, Bloomington

• Pattern Changes in the UFO Phenomenon
Mark Rodeghier, Center for UFO Studies

• Military and Intelligence-Sponsored UFO Research: 
Was Science on the Agenda?
Michael Swords, Western Michigan University

Michael D. Swords, Ph.D.,
U.S. Chemist, Biochemist &
UFO Researcher
(ufowijzer.nl photo)
UFO Journal Article: 
“LANDING AT BOTUCATU” 
by Nigel Rimes, Volume 14, No. 6, 1968
(Flying Saucer Review, London, UK)

Nigel Rimes writes about the 1 July 1968 (at around 12:30 p.m.) Botucatu (Brazil) mass UFO sighting:

http://www.ignaciodarnaude.com/avistamientos_ovnis/Rimes,Landing%201968,Hospital%20Botucatu,FSR68V14N6.pdf

The article contains photographs of the UFO landing traces.

Two Brazilian newspapers, the Correio de Botucatu (7 July) and the Brazil Herald (17 July) presented reports on the UFO case.






















Satellite photo of Botucatu, Sao Paolo, Brazil
(tageo.com photo)

Wednesday, 29 May 2013

UFO News Articles: 
“in the news 1952” 
(Saturday Night Uforia)

Part 40 (15 September and 16 September 1952):

http://www.saturdaynightuforia.com/html/articles/articlehtml/itn52part40.html






(saturdaynightuforia.com image)
UFO Article (Blog): 
Comandante Huertas Revisited
by Kevin D. Randle, 25 May 2013
(A Different Perspective, Cedar Rapids, Iowa)

Kevin D. Randle presents his second article on former Peruvian fighter pilot (then Lieutenant) Oscar Alfonso Santa Maria Huertas’ dog-fight with a UFO over La Joya Air Force Base, Arequipa, Peru on 11 April 1980:


The post contains the U.S. Department of Defense document that recounts the UFO incident.



Satellite photo of Arequipa, Peru
(tageo.com photo)
UFO Article (Blog): 
“Pilot Attacks UFO” 
by Kevin D. Randle, 24 May 2013
(A Different Perspective, Cedar Rapids, Iowa)

Kevin D. Randle writes about former Peruvian fighter pilot (then Lieutenant) Oscar Alfonso Santa Maria Huertas’ dog-fight with a UFO over La Joya Air Force Base, Arequipa, Peru on 11 April 1980:

http://kevinrandle.blogspot.com/2013/05/pilot-attacks-ufo.html

Huertas was one of the panelists at the Citizen Hearing on Disclosure.

Oscar Alfonso Santa Maria Huertas,
former Peruvian Air Force Fighter Pilot 
(youtube.com image)
UFO Article (Blog): 
“Venus, satellites and an unknown”
by Keith Basterfield, 27 May 2013
(UFOs – scientific research, Campbelltown,
New South Wales, Australia)

Keith Basterfield reports on the final two digitised files (Part 34, barcode 646593, Part 35, barcode 646598) (courtesy of Paul Dean of Melbourne) of the RAAF’s main UAP file series A703, control symbol 580/1/1:














The official badge of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) 

(wikimedia.org image)

Tuesday, 28 May 2013

UFO Article (Blog): 
“Intrusions, radar contacts and kugelblitz”
by Keith Basterfield, 26 May 2013
(UFOs – scientific research, Campbelltown,
New South Wales, Australia)

In this post, Keith Basterfield informs about three newly digitised RAAF UAP files (NAA file series A703, control symbol 580/1/1, Part 27, barcode 646586, Part 29, barcode 646588, Part 33, barcode 646592, the Canberra office of the National Archives of Australia):














The official badge of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) 

(wikimedia.org image)
UFO Article (Blog): 
“Car pacing, landing traces, a marine gaseous UAP –
another RAAF UAP file digitised”
by Keith Basterfield, 24 May 2013
(UFOs – scientific research, Campbelltown,
New South Wales, Australia)

The UAP file (NAA file series A703, control symbol 580/1/1, Part 12, barcode 646560, the Canberra office of the National Archives of Australia) contains information about a photographic case, according to Keith Basterfield:














The official badge of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) 

(wikimedia.org image)

Monday, 27 May 2013

UFO Article (Blog): 
“SHAKE, RATTLE, & ROLL: 
Can UFOs Project Force, part two?”
by Dr. Michael D. Swords, 24 May 2013
(The Big Study)

Michael D. Swords presents part two of his report about UFO cases where electromagnetic (EM) effects were noted:


The article mentions the 18 October 1973 U.S. Army helicopter UFO incident (the Coyne case) that occurred near Mansfield, Ohio.

Lieutenant Colonel Lawrence J. Coyne,
U.S. Army (youtube.com image)
UFO Article (Blog): 
“SHAKE, RATTLE, and ROLL: Is There Evidence
That UFOs Project Attractive or Repulsive Force?”
by Dr. Michael D. Swords, 22 May 2013
(The Big Study)

Michael D. Swords presents 49 UFO cases where electromagnetic (EM) effects were noted:

















(thebiggeststudy.blogspot.com/4.bp.blogspot.com image)

Saturday, 25 May 2013

UFO Case Report: 
“UFOs OVER LAKENHEATH IN 1956”   
by Dr. James E. McDonald,
Volume 16, No. 2, 1970
(Flying Saucer Review, London, UK)
(ignaciodarnaude.com)

The UFO incident extended from about 21:30Z, 13 August to 3:30Z, 14 August 1956, James E. McDonald reports:


Quote from the article:
“The event occurred in east-central England, chiefly in Suffolk.

The initial reports centred around Bentwaters RAF Station, located about six miles east of Ipswich, near the coast, while much of the subsequent action centres around Lakenheath RAF Station, located some 20 miles northeast of Cambridge. Sculthorpe RAF Station also figures in the account, but only to a minor extent; it is near Fakenham, in the vicinity of The Wash.”

Wikipedia article: “RAF Lakenheath”:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAF_Lakenheath










The RAF Lakenheath airfield, UK
(wikimedia.org photo)
UFO Paper:
“SOME MULTIPLE SIGHTINGS 
FROM BLUEBOOK’S FILES”
by Dr. Richard F. Haines,
Volume 29, No. 4, 1984
(Flying Saucer Review, London, UK)
(Source: ignaciodarnaude.com)

Richard F. Haines presents three UFO cases from the U.S. Air Force’s Project Blue Book files:

(3.bp.blogspot.com image)
UFO Journal Book Excerpt:  
U.S. AIR FORCE PLANES AND SAUCERS 
DURING KOREAN WAR 1952”
by Dr. Richard F. Haines (FSR Consultant),
Volume 43, No. 3, 1998
(Flying Saucer Review, London, UK)
(ignaciodarnaude.com)

This excerpt comes from Richard F. Hanes’ book, “Advanced Aerial Devices Reported During the Korean War” (1990):


Related post:
UFO Book Excerpt: “Advanced Aerial Devices Reported During the Korean War (pp 34-37)”:

ufo-book-excerpt-advanced-aerial_23.html







Dr. Richard F. Haines, former NASA Senior Research Scientist, NARCAP Chief Scientist and UFO Researcher (gstatic.com photo)
UFO Case Report:
“SEVEN UFOs SEEN FROM B-36 BOMBER” 
by Dr. Richard F. Haines,
Volume 26, No. 2, 1980
(Flying Saucer Review, London, UK)
(ignaciodarnaude.com)

The UFO incident occurred near San Angelo, Texas on 19 May 1952, according to the article:


The RB-36 crew of the 31st Strat(egic) Recon(naissance) Squadron, 5th Strat Recon Wing sighted seven white UFOs.
















Map of Tom Green County, Texas, 
highlighting San Angelo (wikimedia.org image)

Friday, 24 May 2013

UFO News Article: 
“FLYING SAUCER CHASES PILOTS”, 
22 March 1965 (Unknown Newspaper)
(UFO Research (NSW) Incorporated, Sydney, Australia)

“Japanese civilian pilots have reported being chased by a ‘flying saucer,’ ” the (AAP-Reuter) article reads:


Quote from the article:
“The pilot reported the (luminous green) saucer also cut his radio communications and interfered with his instruments.

The planes buzzed by the ‘saucer’ were a Convair airliner and an Apache light aircraft.”

















Convair 880 (wikimedia.org)
(wikimedia.org)
UFO Journal Article: 
“SAUCER OVER GUIDED MISSILE CENTRE”, 
Volume 4, No. 1, 1958
(Flying Saucer Review, London, UK)
(ignaciodarnaude.com)

The Flying Saucer Review reports on a U.S. Air Force UFO investigation:


The UFO was sighted near the Cape Canaveral (Florida) guided missile test centre.

Quote from the article:
“The object, oval in shape, appeared for the second time on the night of Monday, October 7 (1957). More than 12 people at a skating rink close by reported seeing it.”

Cape Canaveral, Florida” (City-Data.com):

http://www.city-data.com/city/Cape-Canaveral-Florida.html






















Map of Brevard County, Florida,
highlighting Cape Canaveral (wikimedia.org image)

Thursday, 23 May 2013

UFO Journal Article:
“UFO over British A-Bomber Base”, 
Volume 4, No. 1, 1958
(Flying Saucer Review, London, UK)
(ignaciodarnaude.com)

The UFO was sighted over RAF Gaydon (UK) on 21 October 1957, at 9:18 p.m., the Flying Saucer Review informs:


The UFO was also picked up by ground radar.





















Satellite photo of Gaydon, UK
(tageo.com photo)
UFO Case Report:
“Disc Cavorts Near Airliner / Confirmed By Radar”
(NICAP.org)

The UFO incident occurred near McAlester, Oklahoma on 
14 February 1973, at around 2:30 a.m., according to the UFO 
report:

http://www.nicap.org/730214mcalester_dir.htm





















Satellite photo of McAlester, Oklahoma
(tageo.com photo)
UFO TV News Report:
“POSSIBLE UFO SIGHTING IN SANTEE”,
22 May 2013 (KGTV (ABC) 10 News, San Diego, California)

Ellen Henry photographed an alleged UFO over Santee, California on the afternoon of 7 May 2013, 10 News reports:


Santee, California (City-Data.com):

http://www.city-data.com/city/Santee-California.html











(youtube.com image)

Wednesday, 22 May 2013

UFO Radio Interview:
“UFOlogy with Suzanne Hansen and Graeme Opie”,
30 December 2010 (95bFM, Auckland, New Zealand)

95bFM presents an interview with the UFOCUS NZ Research Network representatives Suzanne Hansen (Founding Director) 
and Graeme Opie (sighting investigator and researcher):


UFO web page: “Team Profiles” (UFOCUS NZ Research Network):

http://www.ufocusnz.org.nz/content/Profiles/23.aspx

Suzanne Hansen,
Founder & Director of the
UFOCUS NZ Research Network
(stuff.co.nz photo)
UFO Radio Interview:
“UFO Investigator Graeme Opie”,
20 July 2007 (95bFM, Auckland, New Zealand)

Graeme Opie is a sighting investigator and researcher for the UFOCUS NZ Research Network and former Senior Air Traffic Controller at Hamilton International Airport:

http://www.95bfm.co.nz/default,183596.sm

Graeme Opie,
New Zealand UFO Researcher &
former Senior Air Traffic Controller
(stuff.co.nz photo)

Tuesday, 21 May 2013

UFO Newspaper Letter:
“Letters: Let’s get the truth about UFOs”,
15 January 2010 
(MLive.com (Muskegon Chronicle), Michigan)

In this letter, Dominic Sondy, a U.S. World War II veteran, recounts his 1 April 1945 UFO sighting (5 to 7 UFOs) over Germany:
 

Foo fighter photographed
during WW II
UFO Article:
“Citizen Hearing on Disclosure: Remarkable Revelations 
Undercut By Distressing Disinformation”
by Robert L. Hastings, 20 May 2013 
(The UFO Chronicles)

Robert L. Hastings gives his views on the Citizen Hearing on Disclosure:

http://www.theufochronicles.com/2013/05/citizen-hearing-on-disclosure.html

Robert L. Hastings,
U.S. UFO Author,
Lecturer & Researcher
(ovnis-usa.com image)

Monday, 20 May 2013

UFO News Article:
“The truth is not out there: UFOs become ex-files”,
28 February 2010 (The Herald, Glasgow, UK)

The article reports on the 2009 closure of the UK Ministry of Defence’s UFO desk (office):

UK Ministry of Defence Headquarters,
Whitehall, London, UK
(qohldrs.co.uk photo)
UFO News Article:
“UFO sightings on the increase”,
8 February 2008 (Yorkshire Evening Post, Leeds, UK)

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) received 135 UFO reports in 2007, according to the Yorkshire Evening Post:

















The badge of the UK Ministry of Defence Combined Services
(vector-images.com image)
UFO News Articles:
“in the news 1952” 
(Saturday Night Uforia)

Part 39 (10 September (continued) through 14 September 1952):

http://www.saturdaynightuforia.com/html/articles/articlehtml/itn52part39.html






(saturdaynightuforia.com image)

Saturday, 18 May 2013

UFO Website:
“Center for UFO Research”

The Center for UFO Research (U.S.A.) presents the 2013 Symposium on Official and Scientific Investigations of UAP (UFOs):


The Symposium will be held at the Greensboro War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro, North Carolina on 29 and 30 June 2013.

(openminds.tv image)
UFO Radio Interview:
Leslie Kean,
Episode 46, 10 May 2013
(Podcast UFO, Amesbury, Massachusetts)

In this interview, Leslie Kean talks about the upcoming 2013 Symposium on Official and Scientific Investigations of UAP (UFOs):


The Symposium will be held at the Greensboro War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro, North Carolina on 29 and 30 June 2013.

Martin Willis is the host of Podcast UFO.

Leslie Kean,
U.S. Investigative Journalist,
UFO Author & Researcher
(jerrypippin.com photo)

Friday, 17 May 2013

UFO Radio Interview:
“Terry Hansen, UFOs & Propaganda”,
Episode 34, 31 January 2013
(Podcast UFO, Amesbury, Massachusetts)

Host Martin Willis interviews Terry Hansen, the author of the UFO book, “The Missing Times”:














Terry Hansen, U.S. Journalist, Author, UFO Lecturer & Researcher (keyholepublishing.com photo)
UFO Radio Interview:
UFO Undercover w/ Joe Montaldo – Billy Cox
(Unknown Date)
(Black Vault Radio Network, U.S.A.)

Joe Montaldo interviews journalist Billy Cox:

Cox runs the UFO blog, De Void (Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Florida).

Billy Cox,
U.S. Journalist
(Sarasota Herald-Tribune photo)

Thursday, 16 May 2013

UFO TV News Report:
“UFO sightings soar across Canada”,
15 May 2013 (CBC News, Toronto, Canada)

In 2012, there were record numbers of UFOs reported in all provinces, except Saskatchewan and Prince Edward Island, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation reports:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbd5iUVQO34

The TV report contains an interview with Chris A. Rutkowski.

Chris A. Rutkowski,
Canadian Astronomer,
UFO Author, Lecturer &
Researcher
(noufors.com photo)