Form: 97 BB
Date: Tue, 16 May 2006 10:20:53 +0100 (BST)
From: daniel wilson <>
Subject: April 9, 1952; 6 miles W of Pecos [near Lackland AFB], Texas (BBU)
To: Francis Ridge <>

Cat: 1

April 9, 1952; Lackland AFB], Texas (BBU)
At 2240 hours, S/Sgt Victor H. Berthene, USAF, while watching a C-97 take off from Kelly AFB, observed a white sphere-shaped object with a short white trail traveling at a high rate of speed from SE to NW. The observer was in Barracks building 2162 at Lackland AFB, Texas, during the time of the sighting.
Page ID (PID)  MAXW-PBB9-1332
Collection  NARA-Maxwell
Roll Description  Maxwell Blue Book 9
Document Code  N/A
Frames  1332 - 1333