On July 20th, 2017 a witness reported to MUFON that they had a strange encounter with a triangle shaped craft in the area. They reported watching a triangle-shaped object silently move overhead with white lights on all three points. The witness was returning home from dinner around 9:40 p.m. while riding on their motorized wheelchair. Their transportation van was in the shop for maintenance so this was their only means of transportation.
The Betty and Barney Hill abduction is one of the first widely publicized claims of abduction in modern UFO lore. The couple claims to have been abducted by extraterrestrials in a rural portion of New Hampshire on September 19th, 1961. This story was later turned into a book in 1966 called “The Interrupted Journey” and in 1975 a movie entitled “The UFO Incident”.
The Roswell UFO Incident took place in Roswell, New Mexico in June or July of 1947. There is some debate as to the exact date the crash happened. Regardless of the date, something happened in Roswell that would ignite UFO mania across the world.
This is not a typical article for me as it does not involve an unknown object, but rather a sighting of an unknown, but known, craft. On June 25th, 2017 around 11:24 am in the city of Moorpark California, a witness reported an oddly shaped aircraft that appeared to be emanating electrical interference as well as attempting to cloak itself. The witness states that while sitting in a restaurant drive-thru lane they saw a craft that literally hurt their eyes to look at. They claim it was using some kind of neural confusion device and that it reminded them of trying to look at a needle coming at their eye.
On June 17th, 2017 a husband and wife were sitting on their front porch around 10:45 pm. As the two sat on the porch the wife noticed what appeared to be several meteorites shooting across the night sky. At first, the wife dismissed it as an odd event, however thought they were nothing more than a shooting star. As the couple continued their conversation the wife stopped her husband mid-conversation and pointed out an object hovering above their neighbors house.
On December 21st, 1978 the crew of a Safe Air Ltd cargo aircraft started observing a series of lights appearing around their aircraft. For several minutes the lights appeared to track along the same course as their aircraft. Throughout the encounter the lights would disappear and then reappear elsewhere in the sky quicker than thought possible.
On December 9th, 2009 residents in Norway were given a spectacular light show in the form of a spiral that took up the entire northern sky. The spiral was captured from many angles that range in distance and all seemed to have seen the same thing. A massive spiral forming in the air with a smaller light also spiraling towards the center.
On May 26th, 1995 an America West flight 564 was cruising west near Bovina, Texas at approximately 39,000 feet when the pilots spotted an object flying around 30,000 feet. The object was described as cigar shaped, at least 300-400 feet in length, with strobe lights blinking in succession in a counter-clockwise fashion. The flight crew immediately notifies the Albuquerque FAA Air Route Traffic Control Center to discuss their sighting and potentially identify the object.
On October 21st, 1978 Frederick Valentich was piloting his Cessna 182 over the Bass Strait in Australia when he contacted air traffic control stating that he was being harassed by an aircraft 1,000 feet above him. He stated the craft looked unusual and that it was able to make abrupt changes in direction as well as hover with ease. At 7:12 pm, after several minutes of this harassment, all contact was lost with Valentich.
On May 25th, 2017 a witness near a town called Sunnyside in Washington state reported that a triangular shaped object followed his vehicle along a rural road. The sighting occurred around 10:50 pm as the witness was returning home after a long day of work. The witness regularly takes the back roads home, this evening Factory Road, when he noticed an orange light near two red lights in a triangular pattern above him, but in the distance.