RADCAT Case Directory
  Category 9, RADAR
 
  Preliminary Rating: 5  

                                   
     

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.

KB-29 Crew Tracks UFO, Scope Photos (BBU 2605)
June 24, 1953
Iwo Jima Island

Brad Sparks:
June 24, 1953; Iwo Jima, Bonin Islands (BBU 2605)
11:30 p.m. Crew of USAF KB-29 aerial tanker plane. Radar tracked an unidentified target that twice approached to within 0.5 mile of KB-29, and once to within 6 miles. (Berliner). Unclassified releases list incident as explained, but the Secret files show it listed as unexplained.

Detailed reports and documents
docs/530624iwo_docs2.pdf (Dan Wilson)



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