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.

Lights Tracked By Ground Radar (R/V)
Aug. 18, 1952
Duncanville, Texas


Dan Wilson:
August 18, 1952; Duncanville, Texas (BB)
8:45 p.m. CST (19/0245Z). Ground visual sightings were made of a slow moving object and reported to Carswell AFB. Red and green lights changing to white were noted. Object moved up and down, hovered and then moved off at a rapid rate of speed. At 8:47 p.m. CST, objects were picked up on radar by the 147th AC&W squadron, at Duncanville, Texas. The objects were at approximately 265 degrees at approximately 28 miles distance and in the same direction as the visual sightings. The object changed directions several times and had an estimated speed of 300 mph. The objects were observed for approximately 40 minutes.

Detailed reports and documents
reports/520818duncanville_report.htm (Dan Wilson)
reports/520818duncanville_gross.htm (Jean Waskiewicz)


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