Category 11 Case Directory


AVCAT is a special project being conducted by NICAP, with the help and cooperation of the original compiler of AIRCAT, Dr. Richard Haines, and other sources, to create a comprehensive listing of sightings from aircraft with detailed documentation from these sources, including Projects SIGN, GRUDGE & BLUE BOOK.

Blue-White Flame Approaches C-47
March 23, 1950
NW of Jacksonville, Florida

12:30 a.m. EST
Duration brief
C-47 aircraft
United States
2 observer
No radar contact

Dan Wilson:
March 23, 1950; 85 miles NW of Jacksonville, Florida (BB)
12:30 a.m. EST. A USAF pilot, Lt. Hahn, was on a flight from Jacksonville, Florida, to Robins AFB in a C-47 aircraft. He saw a blue white flame about 50 to 75 feet long coming at him from 11 o'clock at very high speed. T/Sgt. Young, a passenger on the aircraft, also saw the blue white flame approach the C-47. (Probable meteor)

Detailed reports and documents
reports/500323jacksonville_report.htm (Dan Wilson)

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