Category 11 Case Directory
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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 Flies In Front Of DC-6, Accelerates
Dec. 21, 1965
Putnam, Connecticut

7:33 p.m. EST
Duration 11 mins
aircraft DC-6
United States
1 observer
No radar contact

Dan Wilson:
Dec. 21, 1965; Putnam, Connecticut (BB)
7:33 p.m. Northeast Airlines pilot LeBewohl sighted a round unknown object which was described as pink, then orange, then white in color and the apparent size of a quarter held at about arm's length. The object passed directly in front of the plane and after 7 minutes the object picked up speed and disappeared. The pilot was flying a DC-6 aircraft at 10,000 feet on a heading of 260 degrees. The total length of the observation was 11 minutes.

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reports/651221putnam_report.htm (Dan Wilson)

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