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.

Close Encounter Has Radar Evidence
Aug. 19, 1965
Lockport / Cherry Creek, New York

Dan Wilson:
Aug. 19, 1965; Cherry Creek / Lockport, New York (BBU 9806):
Between 8:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. local time, a momentary target was picked up by an AN/FPS-6 Long Range Height Finder Radar of the 763rd Radar Squadron at Lockport AFS New York. The target was sighted near the upper limit of the radar. This system had a maximum range of 200 nautical miles and a height-finding capacity of 75,000 feet within an angle limit of minus 2 to plus 32 degrees.

Fran Ridge:
8:20-9 p.m. (EDT). This is the radar case component, already involving an E-M (Cat 3), Animal Reaction (Cat 4), Medical Case (Cat 5), and a Trace Case (Cat 6), and further highlights the UFO activity at Cherry Creek on August 19, 1965.

NICAP Home Page