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From: "J. Schafer"
Date: Wed, 9 Apr 1997 09:20:40 -0800 Subject: I saw a UFO televised by NASA once [fwd] Badwater Bill wrote: > > I was just sending some email to a man who worked on the inside for > most of his career. We were discussing the government's apparent > secrecy over the UFO issue and I remembered an event I saw as a kid > that I will never forget. I thought I'd just post it here and see > what response I get from many of you. I will never forget this event > as long as I live. > > <<<<<<<<Dear XXXX: > > Thank you for your email. I appreciate it. Sounds like you had a > great career in the middle of the space boom. I wish I'd have been > there myself. I have worked a few launches of the shuttle however, > and really enjoyed it. I too have seen things I can't explain and I > wish the DOD would open it up for us all. I don't understand the > reasoning behind keeping any of it secret. Do you have any ideas on > that? I mean, so what if they release some data for us to evaluate. > Do you think they have a lot of data? > > I just had a thought as I was writing this. Back in the 60's I saw > something on TV one day. There was an unmanned launch vehicle that > was taking pictures and sending them to the national TV feed in > real-time. I was just a kid and I don't remember the exact launch or > the mission. Someone at the Cape was narrating each photo, then a > saucer shaped object appeared in one photo. The narrator said, "Oh > and that's a........well that's just a........" then he stopped and > paused. He got real nervous. They immediately removed the picture. > Then a moment later he said, "That's something wrong with the camera" > or something to that effect. The next day NASA changed their policy > of allowing the real-time broadcast of any photos returned from any > space vehicle. They introduced a 15 second delay or something to that > effect. It was clearly a UFO. I saw it and I'll remember it until I > die. > > Why the secrecy around this issue? I don't have a clue.>>>>>> > > Does anyone else remember this? I'd sure like to hear from anyone > else who might have been watching TV that day. It might have been as > early as 1965. > > Bill Phillips Any info on the content of this letter? Perhaps not UFO, but definitely gov't coverup material. John
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