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1947 or 1948: Jacksonville Florida One Big Bright Light

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: 1947 or 1948 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Night Location: Jacksonville, Florida Urban or Rural: – Hynek Classification: NL (Nocturnal Light) Point or extended luminous source observed at night. Duration: No. of Object(s): Multiple Size of Object(s): Big Distance to Object(s): 20 mile out Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): out of this real bright light three smaller bright lights Number of Witnesses: Mass Source: Summary/Description: In your report about 1940s you Continue Reading

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1949: Cortez-Bradenton, Florida Sighting

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: Jan. 27, 1949    BBU 284 Sighting Time: 2320 hours Day/Night: Night Location: Cortez-Bradenton, Florida Urban or Rural: – Hynek Classification: NL (Nocturnal Light) Point or extended luminous source observed at night. Duration: 25 minutes No. of Object(s): One Height & Speed: Altitude: 8000 feet at first, Speed: 400 to 500 mph Size of Object(s): Approx. the length of two pullman cars Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Resembled a cucumber Color of Object(s): Unusual bright Continue Reading

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1952: West Palm Beach, Florida Sighting

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: August 19 1952 Sighting Time: 2145 Day/Night: Night Location: West Palm Beach, Florida Urban or Rural: Rural Hynek Classification: CE-III (Close Encounter III) Close observation with animate beings associated with the object. Duration: No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): huge Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): disc Color of Object(s): gray Number of Witnesses: 4 Special Features/Characteristics: 3 humanoids in grayish clothing that had Continue Reading

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1960: Elliptical UFO with portholes

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: May 4, 1960 Sighting Time:   09:15 a.m.  Day/Night: Day Location: Sarasota, Florida Urban or Rural: – Hynek Classification: CE-I (Close Encounter I) Observation of an object in close proximity to the witness (i.e. within 500’) Duration: two minutes. No. of Object(s):  Single Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Oval Color of Object(s): yellow Number of Witnesses: Single Source: NICAP / Richard Hall, Continue Reading

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1965: James Flynn Florida Everglades Encounter

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTINGS REPORT Date: March 12, 1965 Location: Everglades, Florida, United States Hynek Classification: CE-II (Close Encounter II) Observation of an object in close proximity to the witness, where physical traces (impression, burn, medical effect, etc.) are left or (electrical effect, heat) are felt Duration: Shape of Object(s): Saucer Number of Witnesses: Multiple Source: UFO Casebook Source Summary: On March 12, 1965, James Flynn of East Fort Myers, Florida, an Continue Reading

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1966: Pilot ‘flees’ from giant cone-shaped UFO pacing plane

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: September 20, 1966 Sighting Time: 10 a.m. Day/Night: Day Location: Near Sebring, Florida Urban or Rural: Rural Hynek Classification: DD Duration: 17 minutes No. of Object(s):  1 Size of Object(s): big as a football field. Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): delta Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Single Source: U.F.O. Cone paces plane Investigator, Vol. Ill, No. 10, Oct.-Nov. 1966, p. 4 ; Hall  Continue Reading

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1967: Two craft flew over and landed in remote area near home

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTINGS REPORT Date: December 31, 1967 Location: Bithlo, Florida Hynek Classification: CE1 Duration: 7:10 p.m. to 1:50 a.m Shape of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: 3 Source: UFO Evidence Source Summary: Watched UFO glide over mobile home without sound. UFO was joined by another craft that came from another angle. Both crafts landed in a remote area less than a quarter-mile from mobile home. Moments later, a formation Continue Reading

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1968: Florida, Pilot Takes Evasive Action from UFO

At 7:45 p.m., February 28, the three-man crew of an Eastern Air Lines ferry flight from St. Louis to Miami saw a string of unknown lights that caused the pilot “to take evasive action.” Traveling at 18,000 feet, Captain Robert F. Reilman, Flight Officer A. J. Farmer and Safety Officer Rick Morrison first noticed “a red flashing light” at their altitude. In his report to NICAP, the pilot said Continue Reading

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1968: Lakeland Florida Encounter with Aliens

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: October 1968 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Lakeland, Florida Urban or Rural: – No. of Entity(‘s): 2 Entity Type: Humanoid Entity Description: Two occupants dressed in white, tight outfits and with headgear, were seen through its transparent dome. Hynek Classification: CE-III (Close Encounter III) Close observation with animate beings associated with the object. Duration: No. of Object(s): 1 Height & Speed: hovered 7 feet above a palm tree, a 150 feet Continue Reading

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1970: Flying saucer hovering above home with blue beam shining down

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTINGS REPORT Date: 1970 Location: Venice, Florida Hynek Classification: ND Duration: 23-40 seconds Shape of Object(s): Saucer Number of Witnesses: 2 Source: UFO Evidence Source Summary: In the late 60’s early 70’s, my two friends were driving down Harbor Dr. It was after 11P, the boys looked to their left (east) to see a flying saucer (metallic appearing craft approx. 30 ft in diameter) hovering over a house. The Continue Reading

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1973: Bradenton, Florida

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: 1973 Sighting Time: 2050 Day/Night: Night Location: Bradenton, Florida Urban or Rural: – Hynek Classification: CE-I (Close Encounter I) Observation of an object in close proximity to the witness (i.e. within 500’) Duration: about 5 seconds. No. of Object(s):  Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): 30 feet in diameter and about 11 feet thick Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): silvery reflecting  Number of Witnesses: multiple Source: MUFON UFO SYMPOSIUM PROCEEDINGS, Continue Reading

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1978: Ocala, Florida Radar-Visual Case

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: May 14, 1978 Sighting Time: 10:05 PM Day/Night: Location: Ocala, Florida Urban or Rural: – Hynek Classification: CE-I (Close Encounter I) Observation of an object in close proximity to the witness (i.e. within 500’) Duration: No. of Object(s): Multiple Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): 50 to 60 feet in diameter Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): oblong Color of Object(s): color of the moon Number of Witnesses: Multiple Source: www.ufoskeptic.org Continue Reading

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1979: Filiberto Cardenas Abduction

THINK ABOUTIT ABDUCTION REPORT Date: January 3, 1979 Sighting Time: 1830 Day/Night: Location: Hialeah, Florida Urban or Rural: -Urban Entity Type: three human-like beings Entity Description: The beings were of average height, wearing dark tight fitting outfits that covered their heads, with winged snake-like emblems on their chests. Hynek Classification: CE-IV (Close Encounter IV) Abduction of the witness or other direct contact Duration: 2 hours No. of Object(s): 2 Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): Distance Continue Reading

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