Fascinating Cases From The
National UFO Reporting Center

From Peter Davenport
National UFO Reporting Center

Summaries of some remarkable cases reported to the National UFO Reporting
Center. Please visit to read the full, fascinating details
of each one.
--Eklutna, AK* October 1936 Evening
Description: Two men hitchhiking to Anchorage witness a very bright light
approaching their location at high speed. The object hovers above them,
causing them to dive into a snow bank to escape.
--Fontana, CA Late 1930,s Night
Description: Three young boys, returning from the local movie theatre, are
suddenly illuminated from
above by a very bright shaft of light. They run to a nearby orange grove to
take cover.
--Exeter/Kensington, NH September 03, 1965 Morning
Description: Many people in south-eastern New Hampshire witness a peculiar
disc-shaped object. Later, a young man and two police officers witness the
disc up quite close, and it moves very quickly.
--Northern California September 09, 1994 Early morning
Description: Multiple dramatic reports of objects streaking across the
morning sky. A young school girl reports to school nurse being approached
at a bus stop by a strange looking grey creature.
--Palouse, WA December 29, 1994 Evening
Description: A woman decides to take a short-cut home through a wheat
field. Three wedge-shaped objects, with lights on their leading edge, pass
in front of her car. Event frightened her badly.
--McMinnville, TN January 07, 1995 Evening
Description: Multiple witnesses on the ground report a "fleet of peculiar
looking objects allegedly seen descending slowly and vertically. One of
objects appears to blow up. TEMA activated.
--Eastern United States March 15, 1995 Evening
Description: Multiple sightings reported from the eastern United States of
a bizarre blue-green, egg-shaped object that streaked across the night sky,
hovered, and then streaked across the horizon.
--Cordova, AK March 28, 1995 Midnight
Woman sees object fly in front of her car several times in heavy fog.
Suddenly, it stops and hovers just above her right fender. Several miles
further along highway, she witnesses two discs on ground.
--Western Pennsylvania/Canada August 25, 1995 00:40 hrs. (Eastern)
Description: An extremely bright, perfectly round blue spherical object
streaked south across Ontario, Canada, and then western Pennsylvania.
Bizarre interaction with driver on Pennsylvania Turnpike.
--New England/Eastern Seaboard November 17, 1995 21:00 hrs. (Eastern)
Description: An extremely bright, yellow and blue disc streaks down the
coast of Maine, over New England; rendezvous with six brightly lighted
objects over New Jersey. Multiple reports to FAA.
--Phoenix, Arizona* March 13, 1997 1955 hrs. (Mountain)
Description: Multiple objects, estimated to be 1-2 miles in width, pass
over the states of Nevada and Arizona. The objects hovered motionless in
several locations. Very dramatic sighting by thousands.
--Eastern seaboard March 17, 1997 19:00 hrs. (Eastern)
Description: An FAA Air Traffic Controller telephones NUFORC to report
multiple sighting reports by airline pilots of "metallic cigar tubes
tracking their aircraft for several seconds.
--Pacific Northwest* November 14, 1997 21:20 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: A bizarre cluster of lights moves across the night-time sky,
generating thousands of reports. Some reports suggest significant magnetic
anomaly occurred. Other reports in OR, CA, Mex..
--Pacific Northwest April 22, 1998 2120 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: A former Canadian fighter pilot in Whistler, B.C., is stunned
to see a green ball of light streaking to the south; many witnesses. Object
stops north of Seattle, flies over Bangor Sub Base.
--Longview, WA February 25, 1999 1158 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: Fourteen forestry workers witness a horseshoe shaped object
lift an adult elk out of the forest and fly off with the apparently dead, or
unconscious, animal.
--Southwest U. S.* August 15, 1999 2318 hrs. (Mountain)
Description: Observers throughout NM and CO are witness to an immense flash
of intensely bright light, which illuminated up to 12,000 square miles like
daylight. Occurs 2nd time in NV 22 min. later.
--St. Clair County, IL January 05, 2000 0410 hrs. (Central)
Description: Officers from eight police departments witness, pursue, and
photograph a huge, triangular object. Object "jumps an estimate 20 miles
in seconds. Scott AFB claims they did not see object.
--Rockford, IL; Prescott, AZ February 2000 Evenings
Description: Multiple sightings of clusters of yellow lights appear over
Prescott, AZ, and Rockford, IL. No explanation for the events. (See
similar event over Carteret, NJ, for July 15, 2001.)
--Washington & B.C.* April 28, 2000 2200 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: Multiple witnesses to a very bright, extremely bright object
streaking over Puget Sound from south to north. Looks like a disc. Stops
over Aldergrove, B.C., descends, and streaks off.
--Rhode Island* June 22, 2000 2115 hrs. (Eastern)
Description: A commercial pilot, flying from Nantucket Island, MA, sees a
charcoal-black, egg-shaped object streaking toward his airliner. The object
is seen on radar to reverse its course and track the a/c!
--Oklahoma August 11, 2000 0200 hrs. (Central)
Description: Law enforcement officer becomes lost at night on a rural road
in Oklahoma. Is approached by strange creatures, and he fires his service
revolver. Witness found by police in roadway.
--Victoria, B.C. August 12, 2000 0001 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: A group of people at a wedding celebration witness a cluster
of lights in the night sky, which form a symmetrical pattern, and hover for
5-10 minutes. The lights then streak off to the east.
--North Texas September 01, 2000 0230 hrs. (Central)
Description: A young woman is driving alone through northern Texas, when a
very large and strange light approaches her vehicle. She experiences
missing time, and later returns to the site.
--Houston, TX September 08, 2000 0800 hrs. (Central)
Description: A man driving to work on the outer ring road witnesses a very
bizarre object moving slowly to the south over heavy traffic. He appears to
be the only witness.
--Northern Idaho* September 27, 2000 2130 hrs. (Mountain)
Description: Four deer hunters, all experienced outdoorsmen, witness a
gigantic, unlighted triangular craft pass over their campsite. Two men
drive to town. USAF jets fly over camp. FAA report.
--Cygnet, OH October 31, 2000 1915 hrs. (Eastern)
Description: Two young men, driving from Florida to Detroit, witness a
"fireball streaking in front of their car, from east to west. The object
stops, and they see that it is a black, egg-shaped object. Hovers.
--OR, WA, & B.C. March 13, 2001 Evening (3 hrs.)
Description: Multiple sightings of yellow lights streaking in night sky
over Oregon. Three yellow lights seen by many witnesses streaking from
south to north over Puget Sound in formation.
--Mahnomen, MN March 28, 2001 0130 hrs. (Central)
Description: A Canadian truck driver witnesses a disc-shaped object
hovering low over the local airport. The disc suddenly accelerates and
shoots across the airport, where it hovers above trees.
--Bellevue, ID April 24, 2001 1235 hrs. (Mountain)
Description: A local businessman sees some movement in the western sky, and
sees a disc-shaped object hovering against the mountains. Other discs
streak up to the first, and then the cluster departs.
--Carteret, NJ* July 15, 2001 00:30 hrs. (Easter)
Description: Two clusters of yellow spheres move across New Jersey very
rapidly, then slow and hover in the vicinity of Newark Airport. Multiple
witnesses stop on New Jersey Turnpike to view.
--Rock River, WY August 17, 2001 2220 hrs. (Mountain)
Description: Multiple reports from Wyoming of a fireball streaking across
the sky very rapidly. Railroad conductor witnesses a large, flaming ball of
light hovering over an empty field.
--Roswell, NM January 07, 2002 2107 hrs. (Mountain)
Description: A man and his son see a dramatically bright fireball overhead,
moving from south to north very rapidly. They could hear (!!) the meteor as
they watched it pass overhead.
--Cape Girardeau, MO January 26, 2002 2145 hrs. (Central)
Description: A radar patrol officer witnesses an unlighted, disc-shaped
object, move across the highway. He points his radar gun at the object, but
gets no return. He pursues it, but it disappears.
--California Desert January 31, 2002 0530 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: A senior INS Border Patrol officer and his dog witness a disc
pass over their patrol vehicle very rapidly. Peculiar sound emanates from
it. Seconds later, another dozen are witnessed.
--Salem, OR March 29, 2002 1920 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: Three teenagers witness several extremely bright lights in the
evening sky above an empty field. The object is a triangular, solid craft.
It suddenly changes color, turns, and streaks off.
--Bakersfield, CA March 29, 2002 2130 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: A young couple, driving south on Interstate 5 approximately
100 miles north of Bakersfield, witness a triangular shaped craft moving
slowly above nearby houses, illuminating them.
--Yuma, AZ March 30, 2002 1430 hrs. (Pacific)
Description: A group of boaters on the Colorado River, approximately 30
miles north of Yuma, witness three, bright, disc-shaped objects in the sky.
Two more suddenly appear. All streak north.
--Andrews AFB/Waldorf, MD* July 26, 2002 01:30 hrs. (Eastern)
Description: Many people awakened by multiple launches of F-16 fighters, on
afterburner, out of Andrews AFB. Many witnesses see two F-16,s in
high-speed, low-altitude pursuit of "red ball of light.
--Meriwether Co., GA* April 13, 2003 19:45 hrs. (Eastern)
Description: Three adults are driving in a rural area of Georgia, when all
three become aware of flashing lights behind their vehicle. Suddenly, the
vehicle is filled with small spheres of red light.
--Kingfisher, OK March 21, 2004 19:26 hrs. (Central)
Description: Two young women, both college students witness two very bright
lights in the night sky, which suddenly descend. The object appeared to
land. Other cars parked along the highway.
--Omaha, NE March 25, 2004 19:00 hrs. (Central)
Description: The crew of an airliner report seeing four disc-shaped
objects, which remain visible ahead of the aircraft for 10-15 minutes.
Objects did not appear on FAA radar during the entire sighting.



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