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‘1971 Sightings’

1971: January UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: January  1971 Location:  Mahwah USA Time:  13:00  Summary:   Source:   Date: January 1971 Location: Near Wrotham Park Station, North Queensland, Australia Time: 0230A Summary: Terry and a friend, Bob, had decided to pack up their camp because of an approaching thunderstorm. The two men had been camping in the area of Wrotham Park Station and hunting crocodiles to be sold in Cairns. The two departed in Bob’s four-wheel drive Landrover towards the station homestead on route to Chillagoe with the idea in mind of leaving the area before the roads became boggy. Upon reaching the gate at the homestead Terry and Bob saw a light some distance from the road in the scrub, at a second gate another light was seen. Not considering these lights as anything unusual, the two witnesses drove towards… Read More

1971: February UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: February  1971 Location:  Alpine California Time:  various Summary:  A family that lived at the end of a desolate road reported seeing bizarre hairy creatures of different heights prowling the area at night. These were accompanied by a strong pungent odor resembling rotten garbage. One of the creatures was about 7-feet tall, the other 5-feet and another one about 3 or 4-feet tall. In one reported incident the hairy creatures seemed to mimic human speech, their voice sounding very guttural. The main witness, a Dr. Baddour insisting in calling the creatures “Zoobies” and speculated that they were interdimensional in nature. Source:  Matt Moneymaker Date: February  1971 Location:  Lawton, Oklahoma Time:  evening Summary:  Ron Dee and his wife were relaxing for the… Read More

1971: March UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: early spring  1971 Location:  Mobile, Alabama Time:  night Summary:  Residents of a local neighborhood claimed to have had nocturnal encounters with an extraordinary creature. “The top half was a woman” and “the bottom was a wolf.” One witness added, unnecessarily, “It didn’t seem natural.” That’s an understatement. Source:  Jerome Clark, Unexplained! Date: March  1971 Location:  Near Paiyunopo, near Mongolian border, China Time:  evening Summary:  Sun Trha Wong and five other soldiers were on a routine patrol in the area of the artesian wells near the road leading to Erhlieh when they saw resting on a large rock promontory a huge luminous sphere the size of a large 2 story house. They hid to observe the phenomenon. After about ten minutes… Read More

1971: April UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: April  1971 Location:  Puebla, Mexico Time:  daytime Summary:  A 23-year old man was resting in his house when he heard noises in another room. Investigating, he found there was a man more than six meters tall, who invited him to join him in his craft. Although the young man refused, he unaccountably found himself walking beside the strange man down the city streets, “without other people apparently noticing them.” He was led to a vacant field in which there was a strange, round craft, into which he was taken. Other beings on board communicated telepathically with him and attached devices to his thumbs by which samples of blood were taken. He was then told that he was “one of… Read More

1971: May UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: May 1971 Location: Waluka, New Zealand Time: 0200A Summary: The witness was having a late cup of tea when he glanced out his window at the nearby beach and observed three men chatting. They seemed to be “shrouded in a gray mist.” Through the branches of a macracarpa and pine trees shone a bright red light from a spherical object. A “silver strip appeared on the water and appeared to light the way back for the men to get on the red ball.” Then the strip disappeared and the red object moved off, slowly at first, seeming to bounce along in the air at low altitude. It then gathered altitude as it approached a nearby aerodrome, soaring very high… Read More

1971: June UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: Summer 1971: Abductee Involved in UFO Crash near Edwards AFB Date: Summer 1971 Location: Guerneville California Time: after 0100A Summary: The witness was awakened by the faraway sounds of cats howling. He rose out of bed and opened a window facing the south. After hushing the cats everything became quite, he then walked out into the living room and was drawn to the pane glass door that led to the backyard. Outside he saw several hovering shimmering white lights. His next conscious memory was climbing back into bed. Much later under hypnosis he recalled looking at the lights and hearing an explosion. He then began walking through the house towards the lights. He felt himself walking through the closed back door. Outside he felt… Read More

1971: July UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: July 1971 Location: Carmunnock Road, Scotland Time: morning Summary: Eleanor Harvey was waiting her turn to get into the bathroom and as she stood patiently she glanced out of the window and all of the sudden heard a noise. It sounded as if sounded had landed on the roof. Eleanor thought it was maybe workers working on the TV aerial. Her surprised deepened when “what sounded like the engine of a small aircraft was switched off,” to be followed straight after by a broad beam of light which shone through Eleanor’s window. The beam struck Eleanor at a point just above her eyes. Surprised, Eleanor drew back from the window, and then heard a shout. A face appeared, “beautiful and sad.”… Read More

1971: August UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: August  1971 Location:  New River Guyana Time:  0600A Summary:  The 15-year witness and two other men were in a surveying trip to the interior of Guyana when at dawn they were awakened by the sounds of animals causing a commotion near the river. They rushed to the river and saw a large silver saucer-shaped object hovering over the middle of the river. It appeared to be drawing up water in an upside down funnel shape into an iris-shaped opening in the underside. They watched for about 10 minutes then suddenly the waterspout fell back down and the craft shot straight up until it disappeared. There were a total of five witnesses to this incident. Several days later in the… Read More

1971: September UFO & Alien Sightings

Date:  Fall 1971 Location:  Northern Ontario, Canada, exact location not given Time: 0200A Summary: The main witness and some others were on an isolated road on an incredibly clear night. There were four people in the car. Her husband who was driving, the witness was sitting in the middle and her friend Yvonne was sitting beside the passenger window. Another friend, Darryl, was laying on the back seat taking a nap. Yvonne was watching the sky when she saw two objects that were quite bright and seemed to be chasing each other. She pointed them out. All of them started to watch the objects (they woke Darryl up). The objects were clearly disc-shaped and made no discernable sound. The objects seemed to be playing tag with each other… Read More

1971: October UFO & Alien Sightings

Date:  October, 1971: Large triangle flies low over Florence, South Carolina Date: October 1 1971 Location: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Time: 7:50 p.m.  Summary: Brazilian Photo Case Mrs. Irene Granelli, APRO’s Field Investigator at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil has forwarded the details of a multiple witness UFO sighting which took place on October I , 197 1 at 7:50 p . m. in the Sao Cristovao district of Rio. One of the main witnesses, Mr. Nelson Calmon Schubsky. managed to get two photos of the object, which are presented on this page, Two young girl students sounded the alarm from the street, whereupon Mr. Schubsky, 24, and his fiancee, SheyJa Fernandes Cardoso, 21, rushed into the street to see the object. There… Read More

1971: November UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: November 1971 Location: Hillsboro, Kansas Time: unknown Summary: While driving near Hillsboro, “Luke” saw a silver saucer shaped object descend and hover 12 feet over a nearby field. Going closer to investigate, he saw a hatch open and a ramp descend to the ground. Two beings, about 4 1/2 feet tall and with large, bald heads, wearing white robes, came down the ramp and communicated with the witness telepathically, giving him a “feeling of calm and security.” He asked if he could see the inside of the ship and the two entities escorted him aboard; inside, the ceiling was brightly lit and the floor had an acrylic like finish, while banks of computer like instruments lined one wall, and a master control panel contained five rows of four… Read More

1971: December UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: December  1971 Location:  Rowsham, Buckinghamshire, England Time:  0130A Summary:  The 23-year old witness was walking home after visiting his fiancée when he spotted a light over the roadway, the light flashed and turned into a greenish bullet shaped object. A beam projected from the object and hit the ground; from the beam a very tall being wearing a silvery one-piece suit emerged. It glided towards the witness who was then paralyzed and could not move. The being moved its hand up and down over the witness face that felt a tingling sensation. He also felt that information was being somehow drawn out of his mind. Eventually the figure returned to the beam of light and was pulled up into… Read More

1971 Unknown Date UFO & Alien Sightings

Date: 1971: US Aircraft Carrier Stopped in Bermuda Triangle Date: 1971 Location: Near San Antonio, Texas Time: unknown Summary: Two witnesses spotted a creature resembling a “pterosaur”, something resembling a flying dragon. It reportedly had a wingspan of 20 feet, big bony wings, with no feathers, just leathery dry skin stretched across these big bony flexing fingers. It made big droopy lops in the air and at the same time emitting an eerie guttural scream. It moved about blindly like a huge bat, and then it moved off to the mountains. Source:Annie Rosenbloom, John Michael Ohio Skywatcher August 1976 Date: 1971 Location: Cairns, Queensland Australia Time: unknown Summary: A young man out searching for mushrooms encountered an object on the ground. Several humanoid occupants (not described) communicated with him and apparently gave… Read More