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UFO Report Index For 08/1974

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Date / TimeCityStateCountryShapeDurationSummaryPostedImages
8/31/74 13:00Boughton, Kent (UK/England)United KingdomCylinder5 minutesSilver cylinder hovering above ground in Kent, Engalnd.3/21/03
8/29/74 22:00Rochester HillsMIUSADisk5 minutesUFO MICHIGAN9/2/05
8/25/74 21:00ColliersWVUSADisk3 minutesThere was a lighted object in the summer sky; I knew it couldn't be ours.12/23/02
8/23/74 19:30Bridgeport (pond flowing out of Remington Arms compound)CTUSATriangleabout 3 hours of lost tim2 girls lose track of time while singing "Octopus's Garden" and taking a short cut through the woods around a pond after seeing a UFO !3/4/08
8/23/74 02:30North WindhamMEUSADisk45 MIN.UNEXPLAINED LIGHTS THAT WENT UNDERWATER FASTER THAN THE SPEED OF LIGHT2/18/01
8/21/74 11:00Holloman AFBNMUSAOther1 hourHad my military career and life threatened by an officer while in the USAF4/18/12
8/20/74 23:45DeltaUTUSADisk10 secondsThree spectacular sightings. Two diamond shaped formations (4 each) about 30 seconds or a minute apart. An hour later 8 discs flying si8/10/99
8/20/74 22:00King CityCAUSAOval7 to 10 Sec'sThree bright lime green luminous oval objects traveling at high rate of speed across night sky12/9/03
8/18/74 23:50Colwyn Bay (town) (UK/Wales)United KingdomCircle00:10object seen over wales england,in the 1970`s3/9/04
8/16/74 19:30SomersworthNHUSADisk5-10 secondsSaucer seen from about 40 feet away at top of trees in Somersworth, NH, 36 years ago.6/3/10
8/15/74 22:30ChubbuckIDUSAOthermultiple fly byapproach from east sky, several lights in symetrical boomerang shape, orbited earth in about 10 min. saw again same flight path much hi11/1/98
8/15/74 22:00Canon AFBNMUSALight2 minutesThis is a report of an experience that myself and a fellow Air Traffic Controller saw at Cannon AFB in 1974. We were sitting Outside of12/12/11
8/15/74 22:00GirardOHUSAUnknown2 min.this incident happened a long time ago. we witnessed a ufo come above a army reserve helicopter. I didn't focus so much on the ufo as2/14/06
8/15/74 20:30MiamiFLUSACigar5 Mins.Close Encounter with a large cigar shaped UFO.7/26/02
8/15/74 20:00Gold BeachORUSACircle30 secondsBall of light shining a cone of light on the beach.6/12/02
8/15/74 20:00RedondoWAUSADisk10 minutesSilent disc floated over hill, stopped over pier restaurant, circumfrances lights lit, rotated for approximately 10 minutes.11/26/03
8/15/74 20:00Niagara FallsNYUSATriangle1-2 min.triangular craft moving just above the tree tops and telephone lines. Seen but different witnesses a block apart at the same time.10/27/04
8/15/74 17:00Pullman/AlleganMIUSACircle15followed by a circular disc shaped object down road in the after noon7/19/10
8/15/74 07:00KentOHUSADisk3-4 minuteslarge disc shaped metalic craft, hoverd and moved with no sound in August 197410/20/05
8/15/74Ft. MyersFLUSADisk10 minutesMr.davanport in late 74while visiting relatives in e ft.myers I observed a disk shape craft that had a round top And lights that rot11/19/15
8/12/74 20:30BoardmanOHUSADisk60 minutesThis incident happened on/about the second week of August 1974, in Boardman, Ohio, around 8:30 PM, my brothers and I were playing footb4/16/05
8/10/74 18:00GreenvilleSCUSARectangle15minI HAVE NEVER REPORTED THIS BEFORE NOW, BECAUSE THE FEW CLOSE FRIENDS THAT I TOLD ABOUT THIS GAVE ME THIS STRANGE LOOK. YOU MUST BE CRA2/18/01
8/10/74 13:00New RochelleNYUSAOval1 minuteClose encounters of the real kind (space craft) for at least one minute about 100 yards right over my head5/15/06
8/10/74 13:00GlendaleAZUSALight45 minutesUFO seen by USAF Air Traffic Controller and the entire 4 man crew at Luke AFB in August 1974.11/14/14
8/10/74 01:00New RochelleNYUSAOval1 minuteClose Encounters of the real kind (space craft) flied right over my head within a 100 yards traveling less than 5 miles an hour5/15/06
8/9/74 12:00SpokaneWAUSACigar10-15 secondsConfirmation of 1974 report 34 years later.8/12/08
8/9/74 12:00SpokaneWAUSAOther10 secondsI was 11 years old and happened to be in a car with my mom, and we saw a bullet shaped craft with flames comming out of the rear. I hav6/18/04
8/8/74 22:00Lake ZurichILUSASpheretwo hoursThe objects I saw changed me forever2/1/07
8/8/74 10:00MentorOHUSADisk10 minutesIt wasn't just a light, a shape or a "ball". This thing had the mechanics, details and lights. And of course it was dead silent!4/16/05
8/8/74 03:00East HavenCTUSALight1 minutePolice officers observe UFO 2 nights consecutively in August of 19743/9/04
8/7/74 20:00MorganfieldKYUSACircle30 minuteslight objects dart side to side buting on show4/13/10
8/2/74 16:00WarrenOHUSACircleplaying basketballWE SAW IIN THROUGH THE EYES OF KIDS AND I WOULD NOT LIE ABOUT THIS WE SAW TO VERY VERY BIG DISK SHAPE SHIPS IN 197512/19/03
8/1/74 23:00CampbellCAUSATriangle12 secondsSighting of a pair of triangular UFO's over the SF Bay Area, August 1974 In the summer of 1974, I saw a pair of triangular objects9/19/02
8/1/74 22:45LexingtonKYUSADisk20 MINWE WERE CHASED BY A UFO .8/5/00
8/1/74 22:00SpringfieldOHUSACigar30 minutesSmall fleet large craft over Ohio7/16/06
8/1/74 21:30PembertonNJUSACircle10-15 min10 year old local boy sees UFO2/1/07
8/1/74 21:00ChesterCAUSATriangle2 minutesThree white lights in equilateral triangle move across night sky, multiple witnesses, summer camping trip 1974.11/21/10
8/1/74 21:00ClarkstonGAUSAOval5 minsI would like to start by saying the date is a best guess. I was in 3rd or 4th grade, and I know it was the end of summer, and along w2/1/07
8/1/74 19:00GraftonMAUSACircle10 mins.Circular silver object with bright lights hovered over our heads at tree top level before whooshing off7/19/10
8/1/74 18:00Kent (UK/England)United KingdomCigarten secondshovered for ten seconds then sped off and vanished in a spilt second4/16/05
8/1/74 16:00UK/ScotlandUnited KingdomCirclesecondsSilver circular Craft above hay field12/23/02
8/1/74 03:00WiltonCTUSACylinder2 minutesI was anywhere from 6 to eight years old when it happened. I was awakened from bed by bright lights and low rumbling noise. I looked4/16/05