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Electro-magnetic Effects Cases

Multiple witnesses observe disc-shaped object over Chicago O'Hare Airport Featured Case

November, 7, 2006 - Chicago, Illinois, United States

At approximately 16:30 p.m. (Central) on Tuesday, November 07, 2006, Federal authorities at O'Hare Airport received a report that approximately a dozen witnesses were observing a small, round disc-shaped object, metallic in appearance, which hovered over Gate C17 at that airport.  View full report

Source: NUFORC (National UFO Reporting Center), Peter Davenport, Director   ID: 958
Case Type: MajorCase    Features:  Rotary/Spin Motion, Pilot/Aircrew, Group Sighting, E-M Effects

Low-flying V-shaped craft seen at close range in Ocala, Florida

March, 2, 2006 - Ocala, Florida, United States

The witness was going for a walk at Fairfield Village in Ocala, Florida, when he saw a V-shaped vehicle (like a flying wing) from 35 to 50 feet in width. When he first observed it, it was about 100 feet above the ground. The silent object veered around a treetop and rested parallel to him - about 40 feet away and then left. The sighting lasted 3-5 minutes. Possible electromagnetic effects on the witness' vehicle were noticed.  View full report

Source: UFOEvidence.org   ID: 841
Case Type: RawReport    Features:  E-M Effects

Large triangular UFO photographed over Puerto Rico Featured Case

May, 15, 2005 - Carolina, Puerto Rico

"I saw an immense triangular object... I can tell you [and compare it] to the size of a ball park or two enormous ball parks. It was going very slowly and passed directly over me... It made no noise whatsoever and was going slowly, very slowly, and thats when the van's engine and lights went out completely... I managed to capture the craft and photograph it.  View full report

Source: Scott Corrales (INEXPLICATA - Journal of Hispanic Ufology)   ID: 564
Case Type: StandardCase    Features:  Photo, Vehicle Interference, E-M Effects, Physiological Effects, Animal Reaction

Large, Luminous UFO Stops Cars, Electronics In City

July, 15, 2002 - Campamento Vespucio, Argentina

An unidentified flying object (UFO) of large size and intense luminosity was seen in the town of Campamento Vespucio. The event caused a sensation in this community. The object was of the size and shape of a rugby ball. The phones stopped working and the electrical systems of several cars were left for dead.  View full report

Source: Scott Corrales - 'El Tribuno' de Salta - Argentina July 21, 2002 - Rense.com   ID: 30
Case Type: PressReport    Features:  E-M Effects, Vehicle Interference

UFO Encounter at Little Fox Lake, Yukon Featured Case

March, 30, 2000 - Little Fox Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada

Witnesses saw a 30 to 40ft diameter saucer, hovering about 200 ft off the ground! . It was a classic disc shape with a dome on top. The dome had two curved windows or lights from which a blue light was shining. The car headlights dimmed and their tape deck stopped playing. Their watches stopped functioning.  View full report

Source: Martin Jasek   ID: 115
Case Type: StandardCase    Features:  E-M Effects, Vehicle Interference, Portholes/Windows, Witness Sketch, Witness Photo

Car-stop UFO encounter near Velje, Jutland (Denmark)

September, 29, 1995 - Vejle, Jutland, Denmark

A 24-year-old man was driving to visit his parents in Vejle in Jutland, Denmark, when he experienced a dramatic stopping of his car when a disc-shaped UFO with a powerful light hovered over his vehicle. The object was only 3-4 meters above the car, and he could see a number of circular lamps on the underside. After a short time the intensity of the light from the UFO diminished, and it slowly moved away and out of sight; he was able to start the car again normally.  View full report

Source: Kim Moller Hansen, in Evans and Stacey (1997)   ID: 733
Case Type: StandardCase    Features:  Vehicle Encounter, Vehicle Interference, Animal Reaction, E-M Effects

Ex-airline pilot has close encounter with dome-shaped UFO in Brazil

May, 6, 1994 - Guarantingueta, Brazil

I could see the shape of the object and it was the familiar "flying saucer" dome shaped object. I walked two hundred feet on the side of the road towards the object which was hovering low, no sound came from it... The object was quite large and I estimated it to be at least 70 feet in diameter and about 30 feet high. It was just hovering in the air at about 120-150 feet high."  View full report

Source: Brian Vike, HBCCUFO Research (hbccufo.org)   ID: 1115
Case Type: RawReport    Features:  Silent, Humming, E-M Effects, Body Lights, Group Sighting

CSETI Mexico City Sightings - 1993 (Large triangle craft observed)

1993 - Mt. Popocatapetl, Mexico

In 1993 Dr. Steven Greer, director of the Center for the Study of Extraterrestrial Intelligence (CSETI), led a Rapid Mobilization Investigative Team (RMIT) to Mexico to study the ongoing wave of UFO sightings there. A large triangular shaped craft with a white light at each corner and a red beacon in the center was observed.  View full report

Source: Dr. Joseph Burkes, CSETI (Center for the Study of Extraterrestrial Intelligence)   ID: 45
Case Type: StandardCase    Features:  Interaction/Reaction, E-M Effects, Human-Initiated Contact, Portholes/Windows

Large 'V'-Shaped UFO encounter with US Navy nuclear submarine; electromagnetic effects

October, 24, 1989 - Florida, United States

From the witness: "My ship was on patrol about 150 miles of the Florida coast. We were cruising at about 500 feet when the submarine started experiencing electronics problems.... I saw a large inverted V-shaped UFO off the port side....This huge vessel was over a half mile across. The UFO made a half circle around our ship then passed across the stern..."  View full report

Source: George Filer (MUFON Eastern Director), Filer's Files #43-1998, 10-30-98   ID: 1110
Case Type: RawReport    Features:  Military, Water-Related, E-M Effects

Contact Case in Georgia (Eastern Europe)

July, 4, 1989 - Tbilisi, Georgia

From the witness: "...I saw a "flying saucer". It was standing to the left of me and has three legs. All around it were colored lights. At the bottom were stairs and illuminated windows. From the "Saucer" 15-20 meters away were standing four figures. They were 2.5 – 3 meters in height."  View full report

Source: Georgian Ufological Association (GUFOA),   ID: 998
Case Type: RawReport    Features:  Humanoid/Occupant, E-M Effects, Vehicle Interference, Humming, Communication, Contact

Unidentified maneuvering lights seen from US Navy ship; radiation detected afterwards

1986 - Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States

During one of my scans of the night sky, out of know where, four red circular lights appeared... The four lights, in a flash, darted towards the horizon amazingly fast... Then all four shot straight up into outer-space and out of sight, all within a split second... After a half hour had passed since the sighting, the radiation detection system on the bridge started making a loud clicking sound."  View full report

Source: UFOCasebook.com (B. J. Booth, editor), citing MUFON CMS (Case Management System)   ID: 1111
Case Type: RawReport    Features:  Military, Water-Related, E-M Effects, Silent

Close Encounter at Indian Point Nuclear Reactor, NY Featured Case

June, 14, 1984 - Buchahan, New York, United States

The object consisted of ten or more lights arranged in a boomerang pattern. It appeared to be hovering about a quarter of a mile from one of the gates to the complex, and at that distance, they could not make out any shape... He estimated the object was at least 300 feet from one end to the other.  View full report

Source: J. Allen Hynek, Philip J. Imbrogno, and Bob Pratt (excerpt from Night Siege: The Hudson Valley UFO Sightings)   ID: 1080
Case Type: StandardCase    Features:  Nuclear Facility, E-M Effects, Group Sighting

Saucer-shaped object observed entering water in Hamilton, Ontario

August, 1981 - Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

In late August of 1981, three men and two women were driving near Hamilton, Ontario when they observed a red-orange, domed saucer shaped object. The UFO moved towards Hamilton Harbour, slowed down, and gently entered the water. The group remained in the area for seven hours, wondering if the object would resurface. Finally, two objects were seen to partially emerge and remain in that position through the point that the group finally left.  View full report

Source: Carl Feindt, WaterUFO.net   ID: 774
Case Type: StandardCase    Features:  Water-Related, E-M Effects

Police constable Alan Godfrey's abduction in West Yorkshire, England Featured Case

November, 28, 1980 - Todmorden, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Police officer Alan Godfrey was on routine patrol when he encountered a metallic disc with a dome and a row of windows. Suddenly, there was a burst of light, and he found himself 100 yards farther down the road, and the UFO was gone. Under hypnosis later, Godfrey recalled being struck by a beam of light which floated him into the craft, and meeting a human-like being named Joseph, whose clothing was very Biblical in nature. Aboard the craft, he was physically examined and asked questions.  View full report

Source: Jenny Randles   ID: 722
Case Type: StandardCase    Features:  Abduction, Missing Time, Police, E-M Effects, Portholes/Windows, Witness Sketch, Witness Photo

Police officer observes and photographs disc in Colfax, Wisconsin Featured Case

April, 19, 1978 - Colfax, Wisconsin, United States

On April 19, 1978, police officer Mark Coltrane was on patrol in the vicinity of Colfax. He then noticed a metalic looking disc raising towards the the sky at a short distance from the parking space. While the object seemed to move towards him, Coltrane picked up his Polaroid camera, came out of the car and snapped some photographs. The object was so close in one of the images that it is possible to notice some details of its lower surface.  View full report

Source: Wendelle Stevens (credit: UFOs at Close Sight (Ufologie.net)   ID: 877
Case Type: SummaryReport    Features:  Photo, E-M Effects, Police

Security guard sees oval UFO with bright headlights

October, 1977 - Walcott, Iowa, United States

An 18-year-old woman saw a pair of bright "headlights" flashing from an oval object moving silently through the skies over Walcott, Iowa, where she worked as a security guard. Her radio and walkie-talkie stopped working, and cows and crickets in a nearby field stood silent. A television in a nearby farm house went blank, she learned later.  View full report

Source: Moline Daily Dispatch (Moline, IL), Jan. 7, 1978   ID: 440
Case Type: PressReport    Features:  E-M Effects, Animal Reaction
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