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From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Glenn Campbell, Las Vegas) Date: Fri, 14 Feb 1997 14:34:31 -0800 Subject: Re: AF Pilot UFO Sighting in Utah - Antelope Island From: Wayne Busse <email@example.com> Subject: Re: AF Pilot UFO Sighting in Utah - Antelope Island To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Tue, 21 Jan 1997 08:06:12 -0600 Have some info on the area where the AF pilots saw the UFO/lights at the south of Antelope Island: >Date: Mon, 20 Jan 1997 11:59:07 -0800 >From: [Withheld by Request] > >I am an F-16 pilot in the USAF. 2 things. > >2. One of my buddies in the squadron saw a UFO over the south part of > >the Great Salt Lake 4 Nights ago. Lotsa lights, etc.. etc.. It was > >above a solid cloud deck and was illuminating the tip of a mountain > >(roughly 2.5 sq miles) on Antelope Island with powerful lights. THe tip > >was the only portion of the island above the clouds.... Have been to Antelope Island in the last 6 months, when I was scouting the Tooele and Dugway areas. The highest point on the south of the island might be Mollys Nipple, (Molly must have been well known; there's a Molly's Nipple south of Hurricane, Utah too) but I think Stringham Peak and Frary Peak are higher. If the F-16 was at 7000', that would have put the lighted area about 1000' below them. There used to be a ranch there, but there's nothing there now, as it's a park,and it's pretty barren. Just some sagebrush, bison, jackrabbits and coyote. The whole north-central Utah area is pretty isolated, so lots could go on without many people seeing it. >A woman at Tooele (The town near the depot where the DOD destroys >chems) saw "lights" and reported it to the paper and was told by the >U.S. Air Force that it was a "rocket test" at our restricted area in >northern Utah. The Hill AFB bombing and gunnery range is directly west of the Salt Lake, but I haven't heard of any facility capable of rocket launches there. Now Dugway,.... there's lot's of Skunky stuff going on there. -- Wayne Busse email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
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