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Target Makes 7 Runs Over Aircraft At 3,000 Knots
Jan. 26, 1951
Sea of Japan, off coast of Korea


Brad Sparks:
Jan. 26, 1951; Sea of Japan off coast of South Korea (BBU)
2:05 p.m. Radar tracking of unidentified target at 3,000 knots (3,500 mph). (Jan Aldrich; FUFOR Index) 

Dan Wilson: 
Jan. 26, 1951; Sea of Japan off coast of South Korea
2:05 p.m. During an ASP coverage flight a target echo was observed on the aircraft's radar (APS-15). During a 15 minute period between 2:05 p.m. and 2:20 p.m. local time, the object was observed to make what appeared to be a run over the tanker being escorted (the USS Passumpsic) and seven runs over the observing aircraft at speeds computed at 3,000 knots.    

Detailed reports and documents
reports/510126korea_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)



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