25, 1962; Kotzbue, Alaska. 7:20 p.m. Witnesses: one U.S. Army private,
six anonymous civilians. One red light, trailed 30 seconds later by a blue
light. Sighting lasted 5 minutes.
March l, 1962; Salem, New York. 10:35 p.m. Witness: Mrs. L. Doxsey,
66. One gold-colored box, 12-14"x3-4", flew straight and level across the
horizon for 3-4 minutes. .
March 26, 1962; Ramstein Air Base, West Germany. 1:35 p.m. Witness:
USAF Capt. J.M. Lowery, from an unspecified aircraft. One thin, cylindrical
object--l/3 snout, 2/3 tail fins--flew at an estimated Mach 2.7 (2,000
m.p.h.) for 5-8 seconds.
March 26, 1962; Naperville, Illinois. 11:40 p.m. Witnesses: Mrs. D.
Wheeler, Claudine Milligan. Six or eight red balls, arranged in a rectangular
formation, became two objects with lights by the end of the 15 minute sighting.
March 26, 1962; Westfield, Massachusetts. 10:45 p.m. Witnesses: many
unidentified young people. One large red ball flew or fell down, then went
back up during 3-10 minute sighting. Note: May 26?
April 4, 1962; Wurtland, Kentucky. 0150Z. Witnesses: G.R. Wells and
J. Lewis, using 117x telescope. One small object changing brightness, gave
off smoke but remained stationary like a comet for 6 minutes. Case missing
from official files.
18 April 1962; Las Vegas. Object seen from NY to Las Vegas with reported
June 21, 1962; Indianapolis, Indiana. 4 a.m. Witnesses: Lt. Col. H.
King and tail gunner M/Sgt. Roberts, aboard a B-52 heavy jet bomber. Three
bright, star-like lights: one seen; 10 seconds later, two more were seen.
Total sighting took 3 minutes.
June 30, 1962; Richmond, Virginia. 9 a.m. Witness: 13 year old Meadors.
One red, star-like light seen for an unspecified length of time. No further
details in files.
July 19, 1962. Bayhead, New Jersey. 9:30 p.m. Witnesses: C.T. Loftus,
H. Wilbert. Four or five lights darted about the sky for 7-10 minutes.
July 29, 1962; Ocean Springs, Mississippi. 11:20 p.m. Witnesses: Mr.
and Mrs. M.O. Barton. One bright cherry-red, diamond-shaped object flew
slow, hovered, made fast 1/2 loops for l0 minutes.
Aug. 18, 1962; Bermuda. 5 p.m. Witnesses: owner M. Sheppard and chief
announcer A. Seymour of radio station. Three dull-white, egg-shaped objects
wavered as they moved for 20 minutes.
Sept. 21, 1962; WSW of Biloxi, Mississippi, in the Gulf of Mexico. 7:37
p.m. Witness: fishing boat captain S.A. Guthrie. Two objects, red and black
with orange streaks, one as big as the Moon, and the other smaller. Arced
across the sky for 13 minutes.
Oct. 23, 1962; Farmington, Utah. 3 p.m. Witness: R.O. Christensen. One
grey and silver ball, trailing what looked like twine with two knots in
it, swerved, and climbed away at a 45' angle, making a sound like a flock
of ducks (rushing air). Twenty seconds.
Oct. 1964. During the Cuban Missile crisis. Report
Nov. 17, 1962; Tampa, Florida. 99 p.m. Witness: F.L. Swindale, college
graduate and ex-USMC Capt. Three bright star-like lights approached, hovered
and bounced, then faded after 11-15 minutes.
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