DEC 26th, 2002. Time: 1:00 pm. Duration: 10 minutes. In the city of Novo Hamburgo, State of Rio Grande do Sul, four people in Vila Santo Alonso district, spotted 4 (four) unidentified flying objects with the form of shiny silver stars and the size “close to that of the Venus star” from the perspective of observation of the witnesses, who estimated a distance between them and the objects of 50km. According to the report, the UFOs moved erratically and were at an altitude between “10 and 15 thousand meters”, but it was not possible to estimate their speed. Also according to the report by COMDABRA [Brazilian Aerospace Defense Command], the witnesses were all members of the same family and made the following observations regarding the sighting:
“They moved away from each other quickly, then they would get closer, almost touching each other, getting back [apart] in pair. They were behavioring as if they were parachutists performing maneuvers, but without opening the parachute”.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.630. “Questionário com relato sobre avistamento de Ovni em Novo Hamburgo, Rio Grande do Sul”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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