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Fleet of "Spaceships" Tracked on Radar
1971
Salisbury Plain, England


An RAF expert claims that the Ministry of Defence in Britain asked him to keep quiet after he tracked a whole fleet of spaceships on military radar in 1971. Sixty Wing Commander Alan Turner, 64, who was a chief operator of the RAFs radar system for 29 years, said that all his colleagues were surprised to see 35 super-fast vessels appear on their screens. He said that the craft were equally spaced and shot from 3,000 ft to 60,000 ft at almost 300 mph. He revealed that every UFO would suddenly vanish from radar after a few seconds, and be replaced by an identical vessel moments later. According to him, six military radars and operators at Heathrow spotted the UFOs east of Salisbury Plain, and filed reports on the unexplained phenomenon in 1971.The RAF chief even drew a map charting their flight in between key sites like RAF Lyneham, Wilts, and the aircraft navigation transmitter at Brookmans Park, Herts.

Martin Shough:
I have some info and commentary on this case. The source quoted below, The Sun, is sensational and unreliable. I've had contact with the witness and seen his detailed accounts. It's a strange and unexplained one, but not quite for the reasons reported.


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Radar Tracks Fleet of 35 UFOs (London ANI)


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