National UFO Reporting Center
Monthly Report Index For 05/1974
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Date / Time City State Shape Duration Summary Posted
5/27/74 17:00 Lyndhurst NJ Circle 2hrs A VERIFABLE UFO encounter... Holloman AFB 5/6,1974 2/14/08
5/27/74 12:00 Spring Lake MI Oval 10 minutes In the spring or early summer of 1974 we saw a dull gray object flying in a straight line over Spring Lake, Michigan at about noon time 12/3/04
5/24/74 02:42 Mt. Vernon IN

MADAR Event No. 5 4/26/18
5/22/74 05:30 Mescalero Indian Reservation NM Rectangle Two Hours Huge rectangular object emmitting intense white light across roadway with extremely loud roar 4/18/12
5/20/74 20:30 Jonesboro GA Disk 2-3 minutes saucer came across the tree tops in the yard,swayed,then took off across hwy & 1/2 mile beyound then straight down 5/11/05
5/15/74 21:00 Passaic NJ Cigar 30 minutes We thought it was we were looking at a sky full of stars...until they all started to move.... 9/2/05
5/15/74 21:00 Aurora OR Disk 2 minutes Flying Saucer hovers above car. 2/18/01
5/15/74 20:30 Smyrna GA Disk 1-2 min We saw a disc-shaped object with a row of blinking lights traverse the sky silently, rapidly, and repeatedly. 3/21/03
5/15/74 20:00 Atlanta GA Disk 3-5 minutes We saw a silent, saucer-shaped craft with 4 porthole-size lights blinking in sequence left to right, blue, white, red and yellow. 10/12/01
5/15/74 15:15 Howard Beach NY Disk About 15 to 30 seconds A daylight disk was sighted over Queens county of New York City in the spring of 1974. 8/5/01
5/15/74 13:00 Bristow OK Cigar 5 Minutes Large, drab color, enormous, cigar shaped, no appendages on craft. Moving at moderately fast speed, (faster than any blimp could}. trav 12/19/03
5/15/74 01:30 Esopus NY Other 5 Seconds Aqua-Blue orb moving north,northeast in the Hudson Valley Mid May 1974 at high rate of speed 4/16/05
5/15/74 00:00 Jackson MS Unknown 20-30 minutes I was followed at close range by an object with 3 very bright lights near Jackson, Miss. 12/2/00
5/14/74 21:00 Taylorsville NC Disk 3 min DRIVING HOME WITH SON, Large disk shaped ufo appeared, had flashing lights of red, orange, white, port holes. houvered over trees then 1/21/08
5/10/74 19:00 Athens GA Circle 3 minutes Bright red curcular light viewed as stationary....after 3 minutes took off at great contrails or lights. 12/7/06
5/1/74 20:30 Philippi WV Unknown 20 minutes Inexplicable recurrent movements of an object across the night sky following a thunderstorm. 2/26/16
5/1/74 17:00 Franklin KY Oval 5 minutes Round Disk 2/18/13
5/1/74 03:00 Springhill LA
10 seconds Giant Ship over Lake Earling. 12/22/14
5/1/74 01:00 Ft. Bragg NC Circle 3min A big light bulb that is Lit, but has no light around it (Kinda like a big basketball hovering) 12/12/09