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Hovering Object With Ports / Soil Samples Forwarded to ATIC
Aug. 27, 1952
Pittsburg, Kansas


Fran Ridge:
This report is case #25, on the official clearance list. of 41 formerly classified Air Technical Intelligence UFO reports cleared for Maj. Donald E. Keyhoe by Albert M. Chop, Air Force Press Desk.

Dan Wilson:
August 27, 1952; Pittsburg, Kansas
ATIC states basic details and soil sample forwarded from town where sighting occurred. Object reported hovering over open field; bluish lights seen through ports; swift ascent when observed. Soil sample broken up, unable to analyze for radioactivity.

Detailed reports and documents
reports/520827pittsburg_report.htm (Fran Ridge)


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