Category: 01; Distant Encounters
  
Subject:    AFOSI Case 180; AEC Investigators Sighted Unusual Object
Date:        February 25, 1950
Location:  Los Alamos, NM


Francis Ridge:
This case is listed among the original BB unknowns as case number 645. It is also listed in the Comprehensive Catalog of Project Blue Book Unknowns by Brad Sparks.

Twelve AEC Atomic Energy Security Service (AESS) inspectors saw a cylinder with tapered ends, silver and flashing, flew slow and then fast, fluttered and oscillated, and changed course. Observations by individuals varied from 3 seconds to 2 minutes. (Berliner).


For reports, documentation, analysis or discussions - see below:
 
AEC Investigators Sighted Unusual Object, Feb 25, 1950, Los Alamos, NM - BB Microfilm - Dan Wilson
Spot Intelligence Report - BB Microfilm - Francis Ridge
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