Form: 97BB
Date: Mon, 9 Jan 2006 17:29:01 +0000 (GMT)
From: daniel wilson <daniejon2000@yahoo.co.uk>
Subject: Jan. 24, 1949; About 250 miles SW of Bermuda Island, Atlantic (BBU) // Part 1
Cat: 11
To: Francis Ridge <nicap@insightbb.com>

Part 1
 
Jan. 24, 1949; About 250 miles SW of Bermuda Island, Atlantic (BBU)
12 midnight. USAF crew of B-29 bomber saw a red glow on the ocean 1 mile in size emitting beams of light. (Project 1947)
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Jan. 24, 1949; About 250 miles SW of Bermuda Island, Atlantic (BBU)
 
 
Time: 2000 to 2140
Location: 29* 30' N - 67* 29' W, about 250 miles SW of Bermuda
Observer: Capt. Marsden W. Mattatall, RB-29 commander
Size: 1 to 1 1/2 miles wide
Shape: Circular, half sphere, mushroom
Altitude: Below horizon
Distance from observer: 100 miles when first sighted, approached to 100 to 150
                                       feet, executed sharp right bank to keep from flying
                                       into red light mass
 
 
 
 
PAGE INFO
Page ID (PID) :  MAXW-PBB5-167
Collection :  Maxwell Blue Book
Roll Description :  Project Blue Book Roll 5
   
Frames  167 - 174