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Twin Beach C45H Encounters UFO / Gnd Radars Pickup (BBU 12498)
Sept. 15, 1968
Nr. Ocala, Florida


Brad Sparks:
Sept. 15, 1968; W of Cross City to 12 miles W of Ocala, FL (BBU 12498)
9:30 p.m. [12:31 a.m.?] Missionary pilot Ray [Jay?] Cole, flying a Twin Beech C45H twin­ engine utility plane at 9,500 ft heading 120° at 200 mph true airspeed, with a pilot passenger Ray Rushing, saw a white [?] light with pale green light flashing less than once per sec at their flight level, moving up and down vertically by about 500-1,000 ft  for 15 mins maintaining distance then turned right about 10° climbed at a 15° angle until vanishing when 12 miles out from Ocala. 2nd light, very bright white also flashing pale green and at about 5,000 ft height, then suddenly appeared on a collision course, made a 90° turn at about 2 miles away and 500 ft below, then descended and receded to about 15 miles away and disappeared with distance to the W of Ocala. Later, ground radar said a target was following them [?]. (NARCAP; Berliner)

Detailed reports and documents
reports/680915ocala_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)


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