Tuesday, October 21, 2008

That Wacky Wacky Cold War

US Pilot Ordered to Shoot Down UFO
LONDON (Reuters) - Two U.S. fighter planes were scrambled and ordered to shoot down an unidentified flying object (UFO) over the English countryside during the Cold War, according to secret files made public Monday.

One pilot said he was seconds away from firing 24 rockets at the object, which moved erratically and gave a radar reading like "a flying aircraft carrier."

The pilot, Milton Torres, now 77 and living in Miami, said it spent periods motionless in the sky before reaching estimated speeds of more than 7,600 mph.

After the alert, a shadowy figure told Torres he must never talk about the incident and he duly kept silent for more than 30 years [read more. . .]


Anonymous said...

B - did you get my email about needing an image of Joe?

b said...

hey there! Not sure who this is, but I did not receive an email. Sorry! Did you send it to the yahoo address? If you want to give it another try, send it to--


Lemme know if you send it again so I can make sure!

Anonymous said...

Tried emailing that address as well.


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