Date: Wed, 31 Aug 2005 16:43:58 +0100 (BST)
From: daniel wilson <>
Subject: February 7, 1950, between Tucumcari and Kirtland AFB, NM
OSI Cases 168 and 169

To: Francis Ridge <>


At 1955 hours, February 7, 1950, Cpl Edward S. Brunskoie and Cpl Robert W Pound, of the Office Of Special Investigations, 17th District, Kirtland AFB, NM, observed a reddish-green round object moving south southeast to east in a straight line for 4 to 6 seconds. The speed of the object was that of a meteor. Object appeared twice the size of evening star.
Between 1945 and 2000 hours, February 7, 1950, Capt. Seth Armstead, Kirtland AFB, NM, while flying an aircraft between Tucumcari, NM, and Kirtland AFB, NM, observed a fireball 10 degrees south of the aircraft. The fireball was moving east to west in a flat trajectory. The fireball appeared to travel 5 to 6 times as fast as the aircraft.

Page ID (PID) : MAXW-PBB7-1196
Collection : Maxwell Blue Book
Roll Description : Project Blue Book Roll

Frames  1196 - 1199