Date: Tue, 09 Jan 2007 15:04:43 +0000 (GMT)
From: daniel wilson <>
Subject: Nov. 24, 1951; Selfridge AFB, MI, UFO and Radar Outage
To: Francis Ridge <> 

The following pdf file contains all of the resized Project Blue Book documents below and is now housed on the NICAP site for security reasons.

The original over-sized docs from the Blue Book site are listed below:
<>Nov. 24, 1951; Selfridge AFB, MI, UFO and Radar Outage  On November 24, 1951, at 2320Z to 2325Z, two men at Selfridge AFB, Michigan sighted a large oblong and brilliantly lighted object moving at a rapid rate of speed with no apparent audible sound. Object was reported as having a red exhaust.
On November 24, 1951, at 2320Z, for an unexplained reason, Selfridge AFB radar ceased operation.
Reference: See below: Memorandum For Record 26 Nov 51
See paragraphs 1 and 6.
Other reference:
See Sighting from aircraft at Coopersville, Michigan, AVCAT

Nov. 24, 1951; Coopersville, Mich. (BBU)
5:34 (5:25?) p.m. (CST). Capital Airlines Flight 94 pilot and ground observer(s) saw a large round object flying at 500-1,000 ft height at about 1,000 mph. (Project 1947; FUFOR Index)
Note: Paragraph 9 states : Subject matter will not be included in the Daily Staff Digest.

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