Category 11 Case Directory
  SIGHTINGS FROM AIRCRAFT 
 
  Preliminary
Rating: 5  

                                   
     

AVCAT is a special project being conducted by NICAP, with the help and cooperation of the original compiler of AIRCAT, Dr. Richard Haines, and other sources, to create a comprehensive listing of sightings from aircraft with detailed documentation from these sources, including Projects SIGN, GRUDGE & BLUE BOOK.

Black Object Chased At 620 MPH
Aug. 7, 1950
Santa Fe, New Mexico

4:50 a.m. MST
Duration 5 mins
aircraft not stated
United States
Military
1 observer
No EMI
No radar contact

Brad Sparks: 
Aug. 7, 1950; Santa Fe, New Mexico (BBU)
4 a.m. [?] USAF fighter pilot Frazier with 93rd FI Sq saw black object at 20,000 ft disappear in the distance. (Project 1947; FUFOR Index)
 
Dan Wilson:
August  7, 1950; Santa Fe, New Mexico (BBU)
4:50 a.m. MST.  Lt. Frazier of the 93rd Fighter Squadron while flying at 30,000 feet observed a black unidentified object at approximately 20,000 feet. Lt. Frazier descended toward the object at 620 mph but was unable to follow the object which disappeared in the distance. 

Detailed reports and documents
reports/500807santafe_report.htm (Dan Wilson)


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