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A Hynek Classification of Close Encounter is usually an incident involving an object less than 500 feet from the witness.  The size of the object,  viewing conditions, or stereoscopic vision (depth perception)  may render the object in greater detail and still qualify the sighting as a Close Encounter even though the object may have been beyond 500'.  The incident depicted in the logo was encountered during an intense storm near Princeton, IN,  Aug. 1973.

Six 10" Flying Discs Pursued By Car
April 28, 1949
Homer, Michigan

Brad Sparks:
April 28, 1949. Homer, Mich. (BBU)
9:15 a.m. William Sackett and William Gibson pursued 6 flying discs 10 inches diameter by car along Hwy 60 for 5 miles as they flew at low altitude in "wide circles" paralleling the road. (FOIA) 5 mins

Detailed reports and documents
reports/490428homer_report.htm (Dan Wilson & Fran Ridge)

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