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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.

Theodolite Tracks UFO & Radar Confirms
April 28, 1955
Dahlgren, Virginia



Brad Sparks:
April 28, 1955; Dahlgren, Virginia (BBU)
1:20 p.m. (EST). Conlon. (McDonald list)
 
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2009 12:16:09 +0000 (GMT)
Dan Wilson:
At 1:20 p.m. (EST), AG1 David F. Robinson was tracking a pibal with a ground theodolite when he came upon a UFOB. He described the object as round,  20-30 feet in diameter, silver metallic in color, and seemed to be elongated at times. The object seemed to waver at times. The object was 31.8 degrees elevation and 40 degrees relative bearing from Dahlgren Operations, US Naval Proving Ground, Dahlgren, Virginia, at 1:20 p.m. The object was at 19.8 degrees elevation and 59 degrees true bearing at 2:40 p.m. from same location. Other manner of observation was air surveillance radar. (Dan Wilson).

Detailed reports and documents
reports/550428dahlgren_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)


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