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On July 1, 1952, an Air Force captain saw two silvery cigar-shaped UFOs over
Also on July 1, there were UFOs observed on radar and visually at Ft.
On July 2, Warrant Officer Newhouse filmed 12-14 UFOs near Tremonton, Utah.
On July 5, airline pilots saw a disc-shaped object hover, accelerate and
speed away near Redlands, WA.
On July 8, a CAA equipment man reported a domed UFO near Wilkes-Barre, PA.
On July 10, a Canadian destroyer crew watched two discs and tracked them on
radar near Korea.
On July 10, a National Airlines crew at 2,000 feet encountered a slow moving
UFO near Quantico, VA.
On July 12, a USAF Captain (weather officer) and hundreds of others watched
a UFO make a 180 degree turn overhead at Chicago, IL.
On July 12/13, an airline pilot near Washington, D.C. watched a UFO hover,
and take off upward.
On July 14, airline pilots at Newport News, VA watched six discs maneuver
below their airliner, turn sharply, move away and were joined by two other
On July 16, a U.S.Coast Guard photographer filmed four brilliant round
lights near Salem, MA.
On July 16, a high-ranking government scientist observed four UFOs
maneuvering near Hampton Roads, VA.
On July 17/18, WRC Radio Chief Engineer saw 6 discs speeding along in single
file before veering upward and away at Washington, D.C.
On July 17/18, airline pilots near Denver, CO watched several UFOs speeding
back and forth, reversing their flight paths.
On July 18, USAF officers, weathermen, and others at Patrick AFB, Florida,
watched 4 UFOs maneuver near the base.
July 18/19, an Associated Press staff writer at River Edge, NJ, saw a red
ball going toward Washington, D.C.
The big Washington, D.C. event was on July 19/20, but followed by other
later in the month.
July 19/20, National Airport CAA radar began picking up unidentified targets
at 11:40 p.m. over Washington, D.C.
At 1:00 a.m. outbound airline pilot checked the radar targets for the CAA
and saw maneuvering objects coinciding with the radar.
In the early morning, Andrews AFB, MD, USAF personnel saw a UFO.
At 3:00 a.m. an inbound airline pilot watched a light follow a plane until
it was just 7 miles from the airport. It was confirmed by radar.
At 5:40 a.m. the radar sightings ended.
On the evening of July 20, USAF radar operaters at Andrews AFB, MD tracked
10 UFOs for 15-20 minutes. The UFOs approached runways, scattered, made
sharp turns and reversals.
On July 21, at 10:30 a.m., a Colonel commanding Dobbins AFB announced
detection of a UFO by radar, passing over the area at 50,000 ft, going 1,200
On July 22, a private pilot and his wife encounter a maneuvering UFO near
New Smyrna Beach, FL. It was disc-shaped and climbed rapidly after
On July 22/23, lots of sightings were reported. A Ground Observer Corps
reported 3 discs at Westfield, ME. Coast Guardsmen saw two discs circle the
station at Nahant, MA before heading out to sea.
On July 23, at Culver City, CA, aircraft workers watched as an elliptical craft
launched two smaller discs before climbing straight upward out of sight.
On July 23, at Braintree, MA, UFO was tracked on radar, seen by ground
observers, a F-94 saw and chased the UFO. When the F-94 got radar lock-on,
the UFO pulled away.
On July 23, at South Bend, IN., USAF Captain Harold Kloth, watched two UFOs
over the city.
On July 24, near Carson Sink, NV., two USAF command pilots saw three
triangular objects in tight V formation approach their B-25. The objects
banked past their plane less than 1,000 yards away and were going over 1,000
July 26./27, at 8 p.m. CAA radar at Washington, D.C. tracked UFOs which were
chased by jet interceptors and seen visually.
On July 26/27, at 8:15 p.m., civilian pilots at Washington, D.C. saw high
speed UFOs on 4 occasions in a 1 1/2 hour period.
On July 26/27, National Airlines pilots saw UFOs near Andrews AFB, MD. A
United Airlines pilot saw a UFO near Herndon, VA. A CAA inspection pilot
saw a UFO near Beltsville, MD. A CAA inspection aircraft pilot saw a UFO
near Andrews AFB, MD.
On July 26/26, USAF fighters were vectored by CAA radar to intercept UFOs
near Newcastle, DE. Pilots visually saw the lighted craft but could not
I could go on and on. During this same period, there were sightings in
California, Ann Arbor, MI, Riverdale, MD, and more. The witnesses were
highly qualified USAF officers.
More sightings over Washington, D.C. were reported by CAA radar and military
pilots, and airline pilots on July 28, 29, and 30.
Added to this wealth of sightings by official personnel, there were hundreds
of civilian sightings as well.