RADCAT Case Directory
  Category 9, RADAR  
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RADCAT is a revitalized special project now being conducted jointly by NICAP & Project 1947 with the help and cooperation of the original compiler of RADCAT, Martin Shough, to create a comprehensive listing of radar cases with detailed documentation from all previous catalogues, including UFOCAT and original RADCAT.

Fireball, Tracked By Gnd/Air Radar, Passes Navy Aircraft
August 9, 1952
Southeast Korea

Dan Wilson:
Aug. 9, 1952; K-3 Airfield, Pohang, Korea
8:57PM. The pilot of Richman 18 (USMC aircraft) reported that he had sighted a long streamer of flame with a ball of fire at the front. This object passed him 500 yards off his starboard wing, and 1000 feet above. The pilot requested that Lt. Nagrodsky, the officer reading the radar scope at a radar ground station to verify his sighting by radar. Lt. Leo N. Nagrodsky did observe blips of the object on the scope and he estimated that the speed of the object to be 600-800 miles per hour. (Dan Wilson, Project 1947, FUFOR Index)

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