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Shows it is going to DC and discussing a sighting in Tehran, marked 20-Sept-76
Recieved 4 telephone calls from citizens living in the shehiran(?) area of tehran
Saying they had seen strange objects in the sky. Some reported kind of bird-like object while others reported a helicopter with a light on. there were no helicopters airborn at that (unreadable)
After he told the citizens it was only (___) and had talked to mehraan(?) tower he decided to look for himself. He noticed an object in the sky similar to a star bigger and brighter. He decicded to scramble an F-4 from (___) AFB to investigate.
R At 01:30 hrs on the 19th, the F-4 took off and proceeded to a point about 40km N of Tehran. Due to its brilliance, the object was visible from 70 miles away.
The F-4 approached a range of 25km. He lost all instrumentation and communication (___) and intercoms. He broke off the intercept and headed back to shakrokhi. When the F-4 turned away from the object and apparently was no longer a threat, _ it, the aircraft regained all instrumentation and communications.
At 01:40, a second F-4 was lauinched. The _ackseater aquired a radar lock on at 27kh. 12,o'clock high position with the VC _rate of closur_ at 150nmph.The range decreased to 25 nm thf object moved away at a ___ that was visible on the radar scope and stade 25nm
_ the size of the radar return was comparable to that of 707 tanker. the visual size of the object was difficult to discern because of its intense brilliance. The light that it gave off was that of flashing strobe lights arranged in a rectangular pattern and alternating blue, green, and orange in color. The sequence of the lights was so fast that all the colors could be seen at once. The object and the persuing F4 continued on a course to the south of tehran when another brightly-lighted object, estimated to be half to one third the appearant size of the moon, came _it(I think it says out) of the original object.
This second object headed straight toward the F4 at very fast rate of speed. the pilot attempted to fire an AIM-S missile at the object but at the instant his weapons control panel went off and he lost all communications ___ and interphone_