F86 Sabre Jets Chase Orange Globe.

Location of Sighting: 8 to 10 Miles South of West Point Military Academy
Date of Sighting: 1951 or 1952
Time of Sighting: Daytime

Description: A man recalls as a 9 or 10 year old in 1951 or 1953 of seeing F86 Sabre jets chasing a large orange globe. The sighting occurred about 8 to 10 miles south of West Point Military Academy in New York. The sighting occurred in the daytime. The man thought that the jets were scrambled from Steward Air Force Base in New York. The witness recalls that when the jets would get close to the orange globe, it would zip away. The orange globe eventually vanished. The man’s grandmother also saw the jets and the object.

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2 Responses to F86 Sabre Jets Chase Orange Globe.

  1. Barbara G. says:

    This sounds like the small globes that so many people have seen hanging in the air and flying around. It looks like the globes were much larger back then and could outrun a jet. The small ones that are seen now mostly no one pays much attention too because they just vanish anyway. So it looks like the globes have been coming here for awhile.

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