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‘Nevada Sightings’

1951: Squadron of Discs Fly over Atomic Test Site

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTINGS REPORT Date: October, 1951 Location: Nellis Air Force Base, Yucca Flat, Nevada Hynek Classification: DD (Daylight Discs) Duration: 10-15 mins Shape of Object(s): Disc Number of Witnesses: 2 Source: NICAP, Walter Webb Source Summary: Formation of 18 silvery, rotating, disc-shaped objects, each one with a dome, come down over a nuclear test site, hover for 10 to 15 minutes, and then depart, at an angle, vanishing out of sight in seconds. Full Report This sighting; if true, may be unprecedented. It is unusual because of the large number of UFOs reportedly observed at one time in combination with the supersensitive location and timing of the event. On November 18,1964, I happened to be investigating a Boston… Read More

1952: Ely UFO crash cover-up in chapter of ‘weird’ book

THINK ABOUTIT CRASH REPORT Date: summer of 1952 (August 14, 1952) Sighting Time: Day/Night: Night Location: Kennecott | Ely, Nevada Urban or Rural: – No. of Entity(‘s): 16 alien bodies Entity Type: Entity Description: Hynek Classification: CE-III (Close Encounter III) Close observation with animate beings associated with the object. Duration: No. of Object(s): 1 Height & Speed: Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Bright Number of Witnesses: Multiple Source: JOHN PLESTINA Full Report Sometime in the summer of 1952, A Mr. Claude House, the Sheriff and his deputy, along with several other observers, watched as a bright object emitting a low hum lit up the area around the neighborhood. The next day, reports of a UFO crash began to… Read More

1952: Mormon Mesa, Nevada Encounter

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: July 28 1952 Sighting Time: 0400A Day/Night: Location: Mormon Mesa, Nevada 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): 300 feet in diameter and was “six yards deep in the center.” A 3-foot metal rim with beveled edges surrounded the saucer-like ship. Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): saucer Color of Object(s): Craft = burnished stainless steel. Humaniods = “Latin types,” that is, with complexions “something like Italians.” Number of Witnesses: 1 Special Features/Characteristics: “eight to 10 small men, all about 4 feet 8 inches to 5 feet high.” They were not dwarfs but fully developed… Read More

1962: The Las Vegas UFO Crash

THINK ABOUTIT CRASH REPORT Date: April 18, 1962 Sighting Time: Day/Night: Location: Nellis Air Force Base, outside of Las Vegas, Nevada Urban or Rural: – Hynek Classification: RV (Radar / Visual) Observation supplemented with radar. Duration: No. of Object(s): 1 Height & Speed: Radar sighting. Speed of object varied. (Important to note that] Initial observation at 060, no elevation. Disappearance at 105 [degrees] az [at] 10,000 feet altitude. Heading tentatively NE, however disappeared instantly to S. Observed by search and height radars. Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): long slender appearance comparable to a cigarette in size, that is, the diameter with respect to the length of the object. Color of Object(s):  The fore part, or the lower part of the object was very… Read More

1976: Sixty-foot craft lands (Johnny Sands case)

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTINGS REPORT Date: January 29, 1976 Sighting Time: 2215 Day/Night: Night Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Urban or 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): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): Color of Object(s): Number of Witnesses: Special Features/Characteristics: Physiological Effects, Vehicle Interference, Humanoid/Occupant, Polygraph Test, Portholes/Windows Source: APRO Bulletin, Vol. 24 No. 9 (Mar 1976) Summary: Johnny Sands, a country-western singer living in Las Vegas, saw a 60-foot craft at about 1000 feet altitude, shaped like the Goodyear blimp, with portholes around the circumference. The object appeared to land, and Sands then saw two figures approaching. Then, he “froze” — he wanted… Read More

2000: Near Death Valley Vegas Objects Performing Unbelievable Maneuvers

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date: 2000 Sighting Time: 11:20 a.m. Day/Night: Night Location: DEATH VALLEY – LAS VEGAS Urban or Rural: Rural Hynek Classification: DD (Daylight Disc) Metallic or whitish object seen in the day. Duration: nine minutes No. of Object(s):  2 Size of Object(s): Distance to Object(s): Shape of Object(s): rounded Color of Object(s): Silver Number of Witnesses: 2 & four police and highway patrol vehicles Source: Summary/Description: A sighting that I had was about four summers ago when me and my mom were on our way to Vegas to visit family. On the way there, past death valley and about 1-2 hours away from our destination, we noticed two silver objects really high up in the sky above… Read More

1952: Carson Sink, Nevada Sighting

THINK ABOUTIT SIGHTING REPORT Date:  July 24 1952 Sighting Time:  3:40 p.m. Day/Night:   Location:  Carson Sink, Nevada                    BBU 1584 Urban or Rural: –  No. of Entity(‘s):   Entity Type:   Entity Description:   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):  3 Height & Speed:  about 1,200 to 2,400 ft away at about 1,800+ mph Size of Object(s):  slightly larger than the size of F-86’s (40 ft), each with a ridge along the top Distance to Object(s):  400 to 800 yards Shape of Object(s):  delta-shaped or arrowhead Color/Description of Object(s):   silver white Number… Read More