|July 14. Nr. White Sands, N. Mex. A UFO which sped near a B-29 was
tracked on radar, observed visually and photographed.
July 23. March Field, Calif. Radar-visual sighting of silvery object
circling high above aircraft.
July 24. Portsmouth, NH. Unknown No. 943, no details at present.
Summer. Augusta, Ga. Air Force pilot flying F-51 "attacked repeatedly"
by flying disc.
Aug 11. Portland, Ore. Former Air Force fighter pilot observed formation
of three discs.
Aug 25. Lubbock, Texas. Formations of luminous objects passed overhead
several consecutive nights; V-formation photographed. Same night, Albuquerque,
NM. Unknown No. 955.
Aug 26. Washington State. Air Force radar station tracked UFO at 900
m..p.h. on two different radar sets.
Aug 31. Matador, TX. Unknown No.962.
Sept. Capt. Edward J. Ruppelt, new chief of Project Blue Book, the
Air Force UFO investigation.
Sept 6. Claremont, CA. Unknown No. 964.
Sept 10. Nr. Sandy Hook, N.J. Two AF pilots in a T-33 jet trainer chased
a "perfectly round and flat" silvery UFO traveling at an estimated 900
Sept 13. Goose Bay, Labrador. Unknown No. 969.
Sept 23. Nr. March AFB, Calif. F-86 jets circled below an unidentified
object, unable to reach its altitude.
Fall. UFO circled fleet, tracked on 14 ships' radars, departing at
over 1000 mph.
Oct 2. Columbus, OH. Unknown No. 980.
Oct 3. Kadena, Okinawa. Unknown No. 984.
Oct 9. Terre Haute, Indiana; Nr. Paris, Illinois. A fast-moving UFO
shaped like a flattened sphere was sighted two minutes apart by a C.A.A.
employee and a private pilot. Project Blue Book plotted the sighting and
concluded both had been the same object which was an "unknown."
Oct 10-11. Nr. Minneapolis, Minn. Two sightings of UFOs by General
Mills, Inc., supervisor of balloon manufacture, and other balloon personnel,
from an aircraft.
Nov 9. After 7 sightings of green fireballs in 11 days Dr. Lincoln
Lapaz, Institute of Meteorilics, said: "There has never been a rate of
meteorite fall in history that has been one -fifth as high as the present
fall. If that rate should continue, I would suspect the phenomenon is
not natural. . . (they) don't behave like ordinary meteorites at all."
Nov 24. Michigan. Unknown No.14.
Dec 7. Oak Ridge, TN. Unknown No. 1021. Same day, Sunbury, OH. Unknown
Dec 18. Andrews AFB. Unknown No.1011.
Dec 24. Mankato, MN. Unknown No. 1013.