FEB 18th, 2002. Time: 11:07 pm. Duration: 1 minute. In the Rio Branco neighborhood, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, a witness spotted 6 (six) unidentified flying objects, with a rectangular shape and yellow color, at a speed that was “much higher than an airplane’s”. The UFOs were at an estimated distance of 5km from where the witnesses observed it and it was at an altitude of approximately 12,000ft, flying from South to North. The UFO sighting was carried out under satisfactory visibility conditions from the observation site. There was no record in photos, videos, or reports of condensation trails of the sighted object.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.621. “Questionário com relato sobre avistamento de ovni no Bairro Rio Branco, Porto Alegre, Estado do Rio Grande do Sul”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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