In Batavia, a small Ohio village of approximately 1500 people, a triangular shaped craft was spotted around 9:45 pm on May 16th, 2017. The witness described the craft as triangular shaped with three lights at its points moving directly overhead. He stated that it did not have any flashing lights like a traditional airplane, nor did it make any sound at all.
Six years before the Wright Brothers’ first flight in the small town of Aurora, TX was one of the most convincing UFO crashes in history. Between 1896 and 1897 there was a large amount of sightings, at least six that I could find, involving a cigar-shaped airship across the United States. This all culminated in Aurora, Texas on April 19th, 1897 when a cigar shaped craft crashed into a windmill that was located on Judge J.S. Proctor’s land. Among the crash debris was a being that was described as “not of this world” as well as a “martian” by the Army officer from Fort Worth.
An off duty police officer contacted British UFO experts after an encounter where he claims to have seen three aliens examining a freshly made crop circle near Avebury, Wiltshirt. The police officer, a sergeant who wishes to remain nameless, saw the three figures standing in a field near Silbury Hill and stopped to investigate. As he approached the beings he heard “the sound of static electricity” and the beings ran away “faster than any man he had ever seen.”
On February 21st, 2017 at approximately 10:00 p.m. near a city in Georgia called Ty Ty a witness claims to have seen a red-orange sphere escorted by six fighter jets flying at an altitude of around 500 feet. The witness states that the object and jets flew directly over the top of him and were visible for just a few moments as they flew South before becoming obscured by the tree line.
Considering I was born and raised in Idaho, I like to keep tabs on strange events that happen around my hometown. This sighting as reported by MUFON was of particular interest because it is similar to other sightings that are near and dear to my heart. This event occurred on May 23rd, 2017 and involves a single witness who reports seeing three rectangular bars of light that seemed composed of orbs that are orange-red in color.
Thomas Mantell was a Kentucky Air National Guard pilot who was dispatched to identify a UFO on January 7th, 1948. Mantell, an experienced pilot, had over 2100 hours of flight experience and was a decorated pilot due to his part in the Battle of Normandy during World War II.
On July 19th, 1952 an air traffic controller at the National Airport in Washing D.C. spotted some peculiar blips on radar. The air traffic controller immediately notified his boss, Harry G. Barnes, due to the proximity of the capital and that no craft should be in this area around midnight.
The Belgian UFO wave started in November of 1989 and continued into April of 1990. Throughout this period a large number of high quality sightings occurred with a large amount of quality witnesses including police officers, Air Force officers, and civilians. The first sighting was on November 29th, 1989 with thirty different groups of witnesses and three separate groups of police officers. All of the reports were of a very large and low flying triangular shaped object with lights underneath and had no sounds associated with it.
On July 11th, 1991, citizens of Mexico City all turned their gaze to the heavens for an irregular solar eclipse because it was one of the longest solar eclipses in history, lasting over six minutes. As the citizens turned their gaze upwards millions were astonished to find a metallic object hovering in the sky before, during, and after the solar eclipse had finished.
On October 11th, 1973 Charles Hickson and Calvin Parker were fishing from a pier on the web bank of the Pascagoula River in Mississippi when they heard a whirring/whizzing sound. The sound was being produced by an oval shaped object approximately 30-40 feet across and 8-10 feet tall with two flashing blue lights. Hickson and Parker claim they were rendered paralyzed while three creatures examined them aboard the object. Once the examination was complete the two were released.