RADCAT Case Directory
  Category 9, RADAR  
 
  Preliminary
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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.

High-Speed Target on AN/FPS-3
April 19, 1953
Calumet, Michigan - Lake Superior area


Brad Sparks:
April 19, 1953; Calumet, Mich.-Lake Superior area. (BBU)
7:18 p.m. (CST). (McDonald list)


Dan Wilson:
April 19, 1953; Calumet, Lake Superior area
Between 8:18 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. EST, a series of targets were sighted by the 665th AC&W Squadron at Calumet, Michigan The plots originated at approximately 50 miles from their station from 50 degrees clockwise to 251 degrees. The speed of the target was from 1800 mph to 8400 mph. The sighting was radar only, an AN/FPS-3 Search Radar. Several individual targets were noted and appeared as normal targets except for the speed. (Dan Wilson)

Detailed reports and documents
reports/530419calumet_rep.htm (Dan Wilson)


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