RADCAT Case Directory
  Category 9, RADAR  
 
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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.

CPS-5 Established Radar Contact With UFO
Oct. 7, 1951
Honshu, Japan


Brad Sparks:
Oct. 7, 1951; A few miles off coast of Honshu, Japan (BBU)
7:37 p.m. Radar tracking of unidentified target at 420 mph. (Jan Aldrich) 

Dan Wilson: 
Oct. 7, 1951; A few miles off coast of Honshu, Japan
At 7:37 p.m. local time Site 6, 621st AC&W Squadron at Nigata Air Base, Japan, established radar contact with an unidentified object at 37 degrees 37' N - 137 degrees 15' E. The heading of the object was 260 degrees. This object was detected by CPS-5 modified by an AN/GPA-7. There were no friendly aircraft in the area at the time of the initial sighting. (Dan Wilson)

Detailed reports and documents
reports/511007honshu_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)


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