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  Category 9, RADAR  
 
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Object Tracked and Observed For 45-Mins
Sept. 30, 1961
Las Vegas, Nevada

Brad Sparks:
Sept. 30, 1961; Las Vegas, Nevada (BBU)
(McDonald list)
 
Dan Wilson:
Sept. 30, 1961; Las Vegas, Nevada
At around 9:04 a.m. local time, a weather observer at Indian Springs AFB, Nevada, saw objects on a 20 power theodolite at 133.4 degrees azimuth, 55 degrees elevation. The observer first saw one object white or metallic in color, round in shape and the size of the head of a pin. Four smaller objects traveling very  fast came from the first object. The 865th AC&W Squadron, Las Vegas AFS, tracked a UFO on radar 45 miles SE of Nellis AFB.  Picked up on AZ scope only. Object was tracked for approximately 45 minutes.

Detailed reports and documents
reports/610930vegas_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)


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