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F4U-4B Corsairs Encounter Circling UFO
June 20, 1952
Central Korea

3:03 p.m. local
Duration mins?
F4U-4B fighters
United States
Mult observers
No radar contact

Fran Ridge:
This report update was supplied by Michael Boss on May 4, 2010.

Brad Sparks:
June 20, 1952; Central Korea (BBU 1313)
3:03 p.m. A flight of 4 USMC  Capts. and pilots of F4U-4B Corsair fighters with 7302nd Sq five Marine Corps on a mission spotted a silvery-white object passing below them, banking into a left turn. As the object circled around, the Marine flight leader dove toward the object, which appeared to be 10-20 feet in diameter and it flew away at an estimated speed of 1,000 m.p.h. and disappeared toward friendly lines.

Detailed reports and documents
reports/bobbie.htm (Michael Boss/Preston Foster)
docs/520620korea_docs2.pdf (Michael Boss)
reports/520620korea_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)

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