The 1952 UFO Invasion of Washington DC

It is the Summer of 1952. We are still at war in Korea. Harry Truman is President. The Cold War is in full swing and the world’s eyes turn to Helsinki, Finland for the Summer Olympic Games which delivers both athletic and political drama. Here at home, the Air Force is on a round-theclock “Shoot…

Washington D.C. UFO Sightings, 1952

As hard as it is to imagine now, there was once a time when UFOs were given serious, front-page coverage in US national news, and when the Air Force would hold press conferences at the Pentagon to brief the public on what it knew. All of this began to change after a highly-publicized pair of…