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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.

Radar Shows Acceleration of 720 to 3600 Knots in 70 Secs.
July 6, 1967
East of Winnipeg, Canada


Dan Wilson:
July 6, 1967; East of Winnipeg, Canada
At 8:00 p.m. local time, unidentified radar returns were reported by DOT. While monitoring AC Flight 916 Winnipeg to Montreal radar observed a radar return at 11 o'clock to aircraft position at a distance of 70 miles from Winnipeg on a bearing of 093 degrees. The target was observed through 7 sweeps and accelerated from an observed 2 miles between sweeps to ten miles between sweeps when last observed. This represents an acceleration from 720 to 3600 knots in one minute and ten seconds. Returns were observed by 3 controllers and 2 technicians. UFO Report for CFOC. (National Research Council of Canada/ Record Group 77, Vol. 310) (Dan Wilson)

Detailed reports and documents
docs/670706winnipeg_docs.pdf (Dan Wilson)


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