posted on Nov, 20 2007 @ 05:49 AM
reply to post by AboveTopSecret.com
--Location: Kirkland AFB
--Date: 27 June 1949
--One object sighted.
--Length of sighting approximately 2 minutes.
--Object travelling west to east.
--Brief Summary: Object slightly larger than the brightest star visible. Slightly more orange. Round. At times flared up and semed to have short,
faint, fan-shaped tail. Light faded as object slowed and grew brighter when speed increased.
--Hand drawn diagram on last page.
--Officially classified as aircraft.
I find it interesting that this object is determined to be an aircraft (though I see no word on what type) when it is, more than once, compared to a
star. At least in comparison to other reports here in the FOIA section that are FAR LESS star like (based on description) yet are classified as
I had a hard time reading 4 of the 6 pages, so I may have missed something. If you guys catch any misses on my part, please fill them in.