A List Of The Top UFO Sightings You Should Know About
1) Jimmy Carter UFO Incident (1969)
Jimmy Carter (US President 1977-1981) reported seeing an unidentified flying object while at Leary, Georgia in 1969. While governor of Georgia, Carter filed a report of the sighting at the International UFO Bureau in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma in September, 1973.
2) Phoenix Lights (Mar.13.1997)
Lights flying in a V shaped pattern were witnessed by thousands of people in Phoenix on March 13, 1997.
3) Space Shuttle Columbia (Dec.2.1996)
Video taken by the spacecraft and analyzed by Mark J. Carlotto suggested UFO activity after viewing several unknown objects in the video. The objects were said to be shuttle debris or meteors but are clearly not.
4) 1976 Tehran UFO Incident
A UFO disabled the electronic equipment of two F-4 interceptor aircraft, along with ground control equipment, an event documented in the U.S. DIA report. The Iranian generals claimed the object was extraterrestrial.
5) Peru Figther Jet Dogfight (Aprl.11.1980.Peru)
Peruvian Sir Force intercepts UFO and scrambles fighters to attack assuming it’s a spy plane. A fighter pilot blasts gunfire at it, piercing the object but not hurting it. The fighter pilot continued to chase the object at mach speeds and nearly collided with it after the object suddenly stopped breaking the laws of physics as we know them. The pilot then found himself being chased by the object. After the pilot landed the object reappeared and remained visible on radar for a good 2 hours.
6) Space Shuttle Discovery STS-63 (Feb.03.1995)
The video captured during the mission shows several objects moving in what appear to be flight patterns.
7) Space Shuttle Discovery STS-48 (Spet.15.1991)
Space Shuttle discovery captures what appear to by flying objects.
8) Maracaibo Sighting ( Oct.4.1886.Venezuela)
In a letter printed in the December 18, 1886 issue of Scientific American, page 389, the US consul of Venezuela in Maracaibo reported a UFO sighting. A bright object with a humming noise appeared during a thunderstorm over a hut near Maracaibo, causing the people living in the hut to display symptoms similar to radiation poisoning. Nine days later the trees surrounding the hut died.
9) Mantell UFO Incident (Jan.7.1948.Kentucky)
Experienced Kentucky Air National Guard pilot, Captain Thomas F. Mantell was killed while in pursuit of a UFO. UFO.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mantell_UFO_Incident#Overview
10) Gorman Dogfight (Oct.1.1948.North Dakota)
George F. Gorman, a pilot with the North Dakota National Guard encountered a UFO after conducting Dogfight practice with other pilots. After the Dogfight training eneded, the other pilots went back to base while Gorman took advantage of the clear skies and decided to stay out a bit longer. Gorman was flying over a high school football game when he at first noticed a small piper cub plane flying 500 feet below him. Shortly after noticing the piper cub plane he noticed a blinking object to his west that appeared to have no airplane like characteristics. He radioed back to base and asked if there were any other planes in his area beside the piper cub, the base replied no. The pilot of the Piper Cub also saw the object. Gorman pursued the object and had a few near collision’s with it. He could never catch up to the object due to it’s speed and agility.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gorman_Dogfight#Dogfight_with_a_UFO
11) China Airport UFO (Sept.11.2011)
On September 11th 2011 in Baotu China flights were cancelled and re-routed after air traffic controllers said they saw a UFO hovering over the runway. The official report was that it was a military exercise. Link to article @ Huffington Post
12) Strange Object Near Sun (2012)
NASA’s Solar and Heliospheric Observatory caught a strange object near the sun that had a ship-like form. Usually debris would burn up being so close but this object remains solid and intact possibly due to advanced technology.
13) Aurora Texas Incident (Apr.17.1897)
A report of an alien ship crash landing and the burial of it’s pilot was reported to several papers in Dallas and Fort Worth by S.E. Hayden.
14) Kenneth Arnold Sighting (Jun.24.1947)
Private pilot Kenneth Arnold spotted a string of shiny metallic objects flying past him at supersonic speeds. This is the UFO sighting that started the “flying saucer” reference. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenneth_Arnold_UFO_sighting#Sighting
15) Christopher Columbus UFO Sighting (1492)
While sailing on the Santa Maria, Christopher Columbus and shipmates observed a glimmering light that vanished and reappeared several times while moving up and down rapidly.
16) 1952 Washington DC Sightings (Jul.19-29.1952)
During this time period several UFO sightings were reported at Airports in the Washington DC area. The reports made headlines across the nation and griped the minds of millions. On July.19.1952 Air Traffic Controller Edward Nugent spotted seven objects on his radar. The objects were not flying in a pattern and appeared to have no course. Another Air Traffic Controller said he could spot the one of the objects out of his control tower window and it appeared to be an orange ball of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1952_Washington_D.C._UFO_incident#Events_of_July_19.E2.80.9320
17) Rendelsham Forest Incident (Dec.1980)
In late December of 1980 a group of soldiers stationed at a U.S. Air Force Base in Suffolk England witnessed a strange light in the Rendelsham Forest. One man even encountered the unkown craft and said it felt warm to the touch and had strange symbols on the body. The men found what they say are impressions left in the ground byt he landing gear and plaster casts were made of the impressions but no one knows for certain if they are real. Local residents say they saw no strange lights that night but some reported strange behavior in the farm animals as if they were in a state of fear or panic. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rendlesham_Forest_incident#Main_events
18) UFO’s On The Moon ( Apr.2012)
Paul Davies and Robert Wagner report seeing five UFOs on moon in mid April 2012 according to testimony supplied from M24digital.com. These astronomers are affiliated with Arizona State University. M24digital.com released this discovery on 12 May 2012. Astronomers Paul Davies and Robert Wagner had proposed a search for alien evidence on the surface of the moon in 2011. These astronomers had believed that a detailed study of thousands of photographs taken by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter might reveal such evidence. – The Canadian
19) Mass UFO Sighting Russia (May.13.2012)
20) Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter & Bill Clinton Comment On UFO’s
21) Travis Walton (Nov.5.1975)
This is the report the movie Fire In The Sky is based on and possibly one of the most controversial ufo reports of all time. Travis Walton and his crew of loggers claim set out in Snowflake Arizona for a day of logging when they say they encountered a large disc UFO that abducted Travis Walton after he ran up to it. Many thought the other men in the crew had murdered him. After a huge police search with no luck Travis Walton reappeared 2 days later claiming he had been abducted. The reason the story is still so controversial is because of the sincerity of the men who experienced it. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Travis_Walton
22)Japan Airlines Flight 1628 (Nov.1986)
A Japanese commercial flight crew witnessed three unidentified over Alaska after they were detected by radar. Because the object was detected on radar the FAA launched an official investigation and the incident gained national coverage. https://www.ufoevidence.org/topics/jalalaska.htm
23)The Great Daylight
The great daylight fireball incident. A UFO was caught on VHS tape in a national park in the 1970’s