Form: 97BB
Date: Fri, 3 Feb 2006 14:57:22 +0000 (GMT)
From: daniel wilson <>
Subject: July 12, 1952; Annapolis, Maryland (BBU 1431)
Cat: 1
To: Francis Ridge <>

July 12, 1952; Annapolis, Maryland (BBU 1431)
3:30 p.m. Insurance company president William Washburn saw 4 large, elliptical-shaped objects fly very fast, stop, turn 90° and fly away. 7-8 secs. (Berliner)
July 12, 1952; Annapolis, Maryland (BBU 1431)
Time: Approximately 3:30 P.M.
Observers: William Washburn, President of American Health Insurance
                  Company. He makes about 25 to 30 commercial airline flights
                  a year.
                  Mrs. Thomas Carter, belived to be a reputable witness
Altitude: Could not be determined
Color: N/S
Shape: Disk, like disks on a harrow
Speed: Terrific
Direction of travel: NNW to SSW
Time in sight: Several seconds
Comments: Washburn was watching a commercial transport aircraft at about
                   8,000 to 10,000 feet flying NNW when he noticed 4 objects
                   approach the plane from the rear. The 4 objects stopped abruptly
                   in midair behind the transport. The objects hesitated for a second
                   then did a right angle turn and resumed high speed flight.
Page ID (PID)  MAXW-PBB11-1440
Collection  NARA-Maxwell
Roll Description  Maxwell Blue Book 11
Document Code  N/A
Frames  1440 - 1441