Area 51 Mailing List
1996 Archived Digests

The Area 51 Mailing list was started in Sept. 1996. Initially, messages were preserved in digests. Beginning in Jan. 1997, the format was changed, and messages were stored in individual files indexed by month. Below are the digests for 1996, with the latest first. For later archives, starting in Jan. 1997, see the main index page.

  • Digest v096.n032, 1 Jan 1997
    1. UFO Sighting on Groom Lake Road, Dec. 8-9, by Karen Lustrup
    2. Further discussion of Con-Air "Janet" designation
    3. 1983 Greenpeace Incursion into Test Site [Newspaper Research]
    4. Campbell featured in Newsweek conspiracy article
    5. Special Operations Manual and Bob Lazar
    6. Article on Laurance Rockefeller, 'the flying saucer guy'
    7. Suspicious Flatbed Truck?
    8. TV Alert: Hacienda Implosion New Years Eve
  • Digest v096.n031, 25 Dec 1996
    1. Federal prisoner "Con Air" flights may use the "Janet" name
    2. Holiday Humor
    3. Re: AREA 51: Federal prisoner "Con Air" flights may use the "J
    4. Glenn's Fan Club
    5. New Delorme 3-D Explorer CD-ROM
    6. Los Alamos listens for meteors
  • Digest v096.n030, 20 Dec 1996
    1. Hyperspacial physics
    2. 1,000 Man March Update
    3. Mars Attacks [review from Pahrump]
    4. AREA 51: Interesting British info on Triangles
    5. A post from FAS online conference re:X-33 and Aurora
    6. Micheal Wolf's corporation - a lawyer's reply
    7. Million Man March Marches On (a.c.a51)
    8. Is Groom Lake ever covered by water?
    9. AREA 51: Psychology of 51'ers
    10. Green Flash Meteor
    11. Announcement.
    12. Something about Glenn Campbell just isn't Kosher [a.c.a51]
  • Digest v096.n029, 15 Dec 1996
    1. Newsgroup Ephemera: Mom, Break-In Plan, Lazar Theory [a.c.a51]
    2. Test Site Tour is filling up fast!
    3. Hughes worker on Blackbird program, etc. [Anecdotal]
    4. Audio Interview with Edward Teller Available on Web
    5. Transcripts of contractor who worked at A51
    6. Miscellanea: Shuttle, S-4, Huachuca, U-2, Janet, etc.
    7. Possible NTS tour itinery
    8. "Mars Attacks" -- Gave Me a Headache (nack, nack!)
    9. Vatican Black Ops track Hale-Bopp object [Loon]
    10. Trying to Verify Dr. Michael Wolf's foundation
    11. Misc.: Local Weather, French Imagery, Shuttle, Nellis Book
  • Digest v096.n028, 9 Dec 1996
    1. Are there two "Site 4"'s on the Nellis Range?
    2. Miscellanea: Area 52, Glass not Klass, Fallout, Exec. Orders,
    3. Self-Focussing Laser Developed at Los Alamos [Aviation Week]
    4. Early History of Groom Lake Explored in Article [News Story]
    5. Other Lazar Possibilities
    6. Question about S-4 on DOE documents
    7. Typical tourist advice for visit to Rachel & Tikaboo
    8. Insider says areas SW of Toelle, Utah, deserve a look
    9. Army's "S-4" staff office could explain DOE documents
    10. SW of Toelle, Utah, deserve a look, plus Fort Huachuca
    11. Stanton Friedman's rebuts Area 51 Negativists
    12. Groom Lake history article is very interesting
  • Digest v096.n027, 8 Dec 1996
    1. Welcome To Area 52!
    2. Stanton Friedman on Lazar, Hillenkoetter [UFO Update]
    3. Lazar Saucer Ascii Graphic [UFO UpDates]
    4. 12/6/96 VCR Alert [UFO Nonsense]
    5. Obtaining Satellite Imagery: Books & Addresses
    6. Groom Lake Land and Airspace Prior to 1958
    7. yermo sighting
    8. re: The Utah Test and Training Range (UTTR)
    9. UFO UpDate: U.S. Air Space Force? (fwd)
    10. Earliest References to Area 51 [UFO UpDates]
    11. Local Newspaper Information
    12. Randle/Friedman continue MJ-12/Area 51 Debate [UFO UpDates]
  • Digest v096.n026, 4 Dec 1996
    1. "Sightings" episode on comet sampling and Utah base
    2. Re: Holloman AFB Secret Programs?
    3. The Utah Test and Training Range (UTTR)
    4. Interesting Land Uses
    5. can you guys post this
    6. Re: AREA 51: Re: Holloman AFB Secret Programs?
    7. French Web Site on Area 51 [Social]
    8. Bullhead City, AZ, UFO Sighting (circa 1990)
    9. Kevin Randle on Area 51 [UFO Updates list]
    10. Miscellanea: Hungarian on X-Files? Klass on Simpsons? etc.
    11. Area51: Randle/Friedman MJ-12/Area51 Thread [UFO Updates List]
  • Digest v096.n025, 2 Dec 1996
    1. Miscellanea: Victorville Airliner, Croatian Documentary, etc.
  • Digest v096.n024, 27 Nov 1996
    1. DOE Search Finds Another DET 3 (AFSWC)
    2. Miscellanea: Janet, USS Langley, Million Man March, Nickles, e
    3. Holloman AFB Secret Programs?
    4. Test Site Area 401 and 400 (alt.con.51 digest)
    5. AREA-51
    6. Wackenhut Surfaces Again
    7. Responses to Jim Course
    8. Las Vegas: Gamble In The Desert
  • Digest v096.n023, 22 Nov 1996
    1. Desperately seeking newsgroup sifters
    2. majestic-12
    3. "Secrets of DreamLand" Video
    4. Area 51 Infiltration.
    5. Janet terminal in National Geographic
    6. Tired Topics: Intruding into Base, Sending RC Plane, etc.
    7. Area 51 Inventory Liquidation Sale [LOON]
    8. Encounter with an Area 51 "Insider" in Rachel
    9. Re: AREA 51: Encounter with an Area 51 "Insider" in Rachel
    10. Janet 737 Sighting Near Victorville, CA, Nov. 20
  • Digest v096.n022, 16 Nov 1996
    1. Re: I'm going in! [Multiple Responses]
    2. AREA 51: No matter what you say, the expedition is on!
    3. Bright Light Near Beatty
    4. Area 51 mousepads and posters....
    5. Star Trek: Voyager
    6. Green Flash Meteor - October 3rd.
    7. Responses: John Nickels Expedition, Rockerfeller, Etc. [Multip
    8. Mailing List Status Report
    9. Fwd: FY 97 Nellis Range Schedule
    10. Hacker.txt
    11. Re: AREA 51: Area 51 mousepad...
    12. Green Flash Met.& I'm going in.
  • Digest v096.n021, 12 Nov 1996
    1. Area 51: Nevada Domains
    2. All DDN UFO locations (HACKER.TXT)
    3. Secret base under Groom lake runway
    4. Area 51: `Pairings in Mr. Craddocks list of nodes'
    5. Green Flash Meteor
    6. Public Invite From Hular
    7. FY 1997 classified programs list now available.
    8. AREA 51: I'm going in!
    9. Security Supervisor on Campbell (Larger than Life?)
    10. Re: AREA 51: I'm going in!
    11. Latitude/Longitude for A-51 Boundaries
    12. X-33
  • Digest v096.n020, 10 Nov 1996
    1. area51.jpl.nasa.gov
    2. Re: secret Navy aircraft ??
    3. Yellow Book Report?
    4. more on Open Skies
    5. Possible Loon?
    6. Groom Lake Runway Heading
    7. More than you ever wanted to know about "Dark Skies"
    8. Area 51 3D Renderings now on the Web
    9. Norio Explains the Conspiracy [a.c.a51]
    10. General Datapoints Classified UFO Data - NEVADA
    11. Nevada Domains
    12. Miscellanea: Lazar Web Site, Runway Heading, Responses, etc.
  • Digest v096.n019, 4 Nov 1996
    1. "A-Lee-Inn" on Promised Land
    2. area51.JPL.NASA.GOV ???
    3. 1947 UFO Sightings Near Hanford, Washington
    4. "A-Lee-Inn" on TV show Promised Land
    5. RE: area51.jpl.nasa.gov
    6. Area 51 on "Dark Skies" this Saturday on NBC
    7. Zeta Reticuli Star System
    8. Everything Will Match Up [Loon]
    9. TRW Tests Laser; Rockwell Contract [Press Releases]
    10. Reuters Report on Rachel, "UFO Capital of the World" [Article]
    11. Accounting Codes Suggest Secret Navy Aircraft
    12. Responses: Capistrano Site; Area 51 @ JPL; A-14 Plus Aircraft
  • Digest v096.n018, 30 Oct 1996
    1. Meteor's Strange Trajectory
    2. Possible groom worker
    3. Underground Construction Could Have Been Nellis Area II
    4. Re: AREA 51: Underground Construction: Bunkers For Nukes
    5. Energizer Bunny on "The X-Files"
    6. "Area 51" Seen on Credits of X-Files
    7. Possible Groom Worker
  • Digest v096.n017, 24 Oct 1996
    • Catchers of Heaven - A Preliminary Review
    • Re: AREA 51: Military Reactor Explosion
    • Ed Dames interview on Art Bell
    • SL-1 Reactor Accident, Idaho Falls, 1961
    • Any New Information on "Nellis UFO"?
    • Open Skies Treaty Will Bar FOIA
    • Catchers of Heaven - Unbelievably Bad!
    • Air Force publications online
    • UFO over Belgium in 1990 was not a LoFlyte
    • 1000 Man March on Area 51 in 1998
    • Misc.: ID4 Defender, Space Command FOIA, Reactor Incident
  • Digest v096.n016, 18 Oct 1996
    • New Area 51 3D Renderings
    • WPAFB - a General's Comment [a.c.a51]
    • How long are Groom Lake Runways?
    • AREA 51: Bright Light
    • Lights and Weird Glow in Southwest [From UFO Roundup]
    • RE: Bright Light Seen Near Beatty, NV, Oct. 1981
    • Miscellanea: Dulce, Rachel Rave, Reactor Blast?, Star Distance
    • Psychic Prophesies of Ed Dames and Courtney Brown
    • (Fwd) Bright Flash near Area 51.
    • British documentary on Area 51
    • (FWD) Area 51 article
    • Military Reactor Explosion
  • Digest v096.n015, 15 Oct 1996
    • All this rubish! & national security
    • Miscelaneous Responses
    • Major Van Staveren's Bad Spelling
    • It's Clobberin' Time! Area 51 in the Fantastic Four
    • Re: Mt. Stirling Report [a.c.a51]
    • Bright Light Seen Near Beatty, NV, Oct. 1981
  • Digest v096.n014, 8 Oct 1996
    • Jarod-2 article (Desert Rat #37)
    • Action Man
    • Newsgroup Searches: Lazar, Catchers of Heaven
    • Hungarian Leaders Meet With Lockheed Martin [a.c.a51]
    • AREA51: X-FILES/COMMERCIAL
    • Re: AREA 51: AREA51: X-FILES/COMMERCIAL
    • Green Fireball over SW States - and missing Usenet posts
    • Something new south of Papoose
    • UFO Sighting Near McCarran Airport, Las Vegas
  • Digest v001.n013, 2 Oct 1996
    • Proposed 1997 Nevada Test Site Tour
  • Digest v001.n012, Oct 2 1996
    • Anecdotal Evidence: Presidential Briefings, etc
    • Re: Area 51 Diversion
    • TV Alert: Secret Aircraft on Inside Edition TODAY
    • Now you see it, now you don't. (Zeta 2 Reticuli)
    • More on Zeta 2 Reticuli
    • Report on Inside Edition Story
    • Re: AREA 51: Zeta Reticuli
    • Clinton Must Renew Exemption For Groom Base
    • Hang Glider into A51
    • [no message]
    • Anti-gravity
    • NRO
  • Digest v001.n011, 26 Sep 1996
    • Zeta Reticuli
    • A Little More on Zeta Reticuli (en francais)
    • Fe Fi Fo Fum... Reticuli or Reticulum?
    • Richard Boylan's UFO and Helicopter Encounters
    • Inside Edition on Secret Aircraft, Sept. 27 [Press Release]
    • Follow-up from Boylan
    • Wallace Antigravity Patents [LONG]
    • Mars Researchers Discover Ufology [Loon]
  • Digest v001.n010, 24 Sep 1996
    • Astronomy PhD on Zeta Reticuli
    • John Pike on Area 51: Budget, etc. (a.c.a51)
    • Area 51 Invasion Planned - Don't Tell!! [Loon]
    • Another way to check Lazar's story
    • HALF OF GALAXY'S STARS MAY HAVE PLANETS
    • Zeta Reticuli - A day in the Life
  • Digest v001.n009, 23 Sep 1996
    • What Do You Think?
    • Miscelanea: Digest Archives, Laughlin Loonfest, Area 12
    • Credible Source?
    • In reference to Bill Bailey questions
    • stop subscribe
    • Possible New Planet in Zeta Reticuli!
  • Digest v001.n008, 19 Sep 1996
    • The Moderator's Axe: Too Much Support!
    • CSICOP Claims Copyright, Privacy Violations (Fudd vs. Bunny) L
    • Old Groom Landing Field, Book Recommendations, etc. (a.c.a51)
    • Cray Computers At Area 51?
  • Digest v001.n007, 16 Sep 1996
    • Groom Lake UFO Video
    • Video - UFOS - Secrets of the Black World
    • Area 51: Add-on for Microsoft Flight Sim.
    • How much would YOU pay for this info?
    • Introduction & Reply to AJ Craddock
    • A fire at Groom Lake?
    • Yucca Mountain campaign
  • Digest v001.n006, Sep 14, 1996
    • Activity at Navajo Army Depot, Flagstaff, AZ
    • Groom Lake Runway History (?), Follow-Up
    • Cammo Dudes: Publication of Names and Addresses
    • Curious about your motives
    • AREA 51: now Fort Huachuca, Az?
  • Digest v001.n005, 9/12/96
    • Early Wind Tunnel Tests on Flying Saucers?
    • Area 51 MOA Radio Frequency (a.c.a51)
    • Area 51: Views from Tikaboo
    • Re: AREA 51: scanner catches
    • Alien Activity in Spanish Fork, UT (a.c.a51)
    • IRC Channel
    • Area-51 discussion IRC Channel...
    • Some Reminders on Mailing List Submissions
    • Alien Activity in Utah, Arizona?
  • Digest v001.n004, 9/9/96
    • "The Straight Dope" on Bob Lazar
  • Digest v001.n003, 9/6/96
    • No more arrests?
    • Mailing List Personality
    • Groom Lake Runway History?
    • Who will moderate the moderator?
    • Nuclear Powered Planes or NPPs at Area-51
    • Home Addresses of Cammo Dudes
    • Fast Train to Groom Lake
  • Digest v001.n002, 9/5/96
    • Brave Newsgroup Muckers Needed!
    • Anti-gravity ???
    • Rachel on German TV
    • Orange Orb Sighting Report
    • Mailing List "Non-Acceptance" Letter
    • Why Yasinski Message Was Rejected
  • Digest v001.n001, 9/2/96
    • Area 51 Mailing List Welcome
  • List started Sep. 1, 1996.

Some rejected messages may be preserved in a separate directory. (These files are maintained only temporarily.)

Programming by Glenn Campbell, 10/96, 11/2/96

Created: 9/15/96 gc
Last Modified: 1/14/97 gc.e