SATELLITE OBJECT CASES
(All reports on file at NICAP)
       
Date Location Witnesses Description
       
Summer
1944
Grenada, Miss. Artist Parent Object (oval) emitted 3 smaller discs from underside, which
hovered, moved away in different directions
       
Fall
1951
Birmingham to
Chattanooga
Pilot Parent Object (5 smaller flew out of it) paralleled plane, but when pilot
pressed radio button to report sightings UFOs disappeared quickly
       
Early Oct.
1951
Anderson, Ind. Family Parent Object (wing-shaped UFO) trailed by circular formation of over
30 evenly spaced dark objects which tilted back and forth in unison (app.
discs).
       
1952 San Mateo, Calif. Engineers Parent Object (flat oval) emitted 5 smaller objects from one end.
       
April 29,
1952
Singapore Hundreds Parent Object (silver cigar) leaving fiery exhaust, emitted bright lights
after slowing; lights formed in clusters, sped away in various directions
       
July 23,
1952
Culver City,
Calif.
Aircraft Plant
employees
Parent Object (silvery elliptical) moved NW over city, stopped, launched
2 small discs which circled area, went back on board, climbed straight
up at high speed
       
Aug. 28,
1952
Denham, Bucks,
England
3 residents Parent Object (unspec.) ejected small object, minutes later 2 more small,
3 flew in different directions
       
Oct. 17,
1952
Oloron College,
France
School Supt.
& others
Parent Object (narrow cylinder inclined 45º) plus 30 Saturn-like discs,
small, moved in pairs, zigzagged, angel's hair fell
       
Oct. 27,
1952
Gaillac, France Hundreds Parent Object (cigar-inclined 45º) plus 16 discs with "domes", small,
flew in pairs, zigzagged, angel's hair fell
       
June 30,
1954
nr Labrador Crew of BOAC
airliner
Parent Object (variously described) plus about 6 small shiny objects some-
times appearing to enter and leave object
       
July 8,
1954
Abbey Lakes,
Lanc. Eng.
Astronomer Parent Object (apparently cylindrical) accompanied by 15-20 smaller lights
moving around independently
       
Aug. 23,
1954
Vernon, France Businessman,
police, engineer
Parent Object (vertical cigar) emitted 5 discs from lower end which
moved away horizontally.
       
Sept. 14,
1954
Vendee, France Farmer, others Parent Object (cigar) appeared out of clouds horizontally, tilted vertically,
emitted shiny disc which spiraled around cigar, darted away; finally re-
turned, re-entered cigar, which returned to horizontal, flew away into
clouds.
       
Sept 22,
1954
Fontainbleu,
France
Woman Parent Object (luminous ball) emitted several smaller ball-like objects
from underside, which flew away in all directions. As plane approached,
large object rose into clouds at high speed.
       
Sept. 27,
1954
Rixheim, France Three; two in-
dependent
sightings
Parent Object (cigar) with 10 or more small luminous objects navigating
in all directions
       
Oct. 3,
1954
Lievin & Ablain-
St. Nazaire,
France
Many; two in-
dependent
sightings
Parent Object (elongated, luminous) hovered, something detached from
bottom, descended to ground, rose and rejoined hovering object.
       
Oct. 10/11,
1954
Riom, France Night watchman Parent Object (cigar) moving S to N; three glowing objects detached,
sped away
       
10
Feb 16,
1955
nr Pinchincha
volcano, Peru
Pilot, Air Force
officer, others
Parent Object (hemispherical, domed) hovered, descended, emitted small
lighted object just before speeding away
       
Oct. 6,
1957
Tucson, Arizona Engineer Parent Object (oval-shaped) 5 smaller objects emerged, flew away
       
Dec. 15,
1957
Alminde, Jutland,
Denmark
three youths Parent Object (oval-shaped) 2 smaller emitted, parent object flew up out
of sight leaving exhaust trail.
       
Jan. 11,
1958
Vista, Calif. Student Parent Object (spindle-shaped) 8-10 smaller dropped from it, hovered
all disappeared upward.
       
March 3,
1958
nr Marshall,
Texas
Family Two Parent Objects (bright lights) 6-7 smaller lights clustered and
moved around stationary large ones.
       
Sept. 10,
1960
N. Scituate,
Mass.
Store propri-
etors
Parent Object (dark cigar) with two large discs apparently resting on top;
3 in cluster flying nearby.
       
Oct. 4,
1960
Cressy, Launce-
ton, Australia
Minister &
wife
Parent Object (cigar with vertical bands) 5-6 smaller discs. Parent ob-
ject descended from clouds, followed in abut 2 minutes by discs, which
stopped around cigar; finally rose rapidly in clouds.
       
May 3,
1961
Toonpang, N.S.W.,
Australia
5 men Parent Object (round, domed) 4 small silvery v-shaped objects left and re-
turned to parent object after maneuvering around at high speed.
       
June 4,
1961
Blue Ridge
Summit, Pa.
Librarian Parent Object (cigar or long ellipse) and cluster of smaller hovering ob-
jects; small objects streaked toward parent object, and all moved out of
sight behind trees.