Thursday, 14 March 2019

UFO Article:
“HISTORY STORIES: In 1952, ‘Flying Saucers’
Over Washington Sent the Press Into a Frenzy”

10 March 2019
(History, New York City, New York)

The article reports on the July 1952 WashingtonD.C., UFO sightings.

People living in Washington, D.C., sighted UFOs on two successive weekends, 19-20 and 26-27 (p.m. into a.m.) July 1952. Both UFO incidents involved multiple UFOs.

The UFOs were also seen by several U.S. Air Force pilots (and commercial pilots) and registered on multiple ground radars.

History presents several July 1952 UFO news articles that focus on the July 1952 U.S. UFO incidents.

Wikipedia article: “1952 Washington, D.C. UFO incident”:

Quote from the Wikipedia article:
“The 1952 Washington, D.C. UFO incident, also known as the Washington flap, the Washington National Airport Sightings, or the Invasion of Washington, was a series of unidentified flying object reports from July 12 to July 29, 1952, over Washington, D.C. The most publicized sightings took place on consecutive weekends, July 19–20 and July 26–27.”

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The Washington Post headline, 28 July 1952:
“ ‘Saucer’ Outran Jet, Pilot Reveals”
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Aerial view of Washington, D.C. (
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