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AVCAT is a special project being conducted by NICAP, with the help and cooperation of the original compiler of AIRCAT, Dr. Richard Haines, and other sources, to create a comprehensive listing of sightings from aircraft with detailed documentation from these sources, including Projects SIGN, GRUDGE & BLUE BOOK.

Object Flying Straight Near Airliners
Nov. 27, 1957
Toledo, Ohio

7:35 p.m. EST
Duration 3 mins
aircraft non-specified airliners
United States
2 observers or more
No radar contact

Fran Ridge:
Nov. 27, 1957; Toledo, Ohio (BBU)
7:35 p.m. (EST). Pilots of Eastern and Northwest Airlines airliners saw an object flying straight at about 4,800 knots (5,500 mph). Pilot reported one object traveled from Toledo, Ohio to Selfridge AFB, Michigan in one minute (estimated at 4800 knots). Pilots of separate airliner observed same or similar object object for 3 minutes. (BBU, Project 1947)

Detailed reports and documents
reports/571127toledo_report.htm (Dan Wilson)

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