Form: 97BB
Date: Sun, 5 Feb 2006 19:01:48 +0000 (GMT)
From: daniel wilson <>
Subject: June 24, 1949; Mesa, Arizona (AFOSI Case 75)
Cat: 1
To: Francis Ridge <>


June 24, 1949; Mesa, Arizona (AFOSI Case 75)
3:45 p.m. Five objects observed by two witnesses. One object moved vertical. Described as steel gray and at least one was a disc with two flanges. 400 mph.
June 24, 1949; Mesa, Arizona (AFOSI Case 75)
Time: 1545 - 1630
Observers: Leo G. Crisman, Aircraft gunnery instructor in WWII
                  Samuel Hood, Supervisor of Water Association, Mesa
                  Also two children of Leo G. Crisman, age 7 and 9
Number of objects: Four at first and then a fifth object
Shape: Disc
Color: Steel gray
Size: N/S
Altitude: Extremely high
Speed: Varied, maximum of 400 MPH
Direction of travel: One moved SE, second moved E, third moved NE,
                               fourth object went upward, fifth disc appeared in the
                               west moved eastward
Maneuvers: Same as above
Time in sight: Four objects 30 minutes, fifth object about 25 seconds
Apparent construction: Metallic
Comments: Seven power binoculars were used to view the objects for part of
                   the time.
Page ID (PID)  MAXW-PBB6-1085
Collection  NARA-Maxwell
Roll Description  Maxwell Blue Book 6
Document Code  N/A
Frames  1085 - 1095