MAY 25th, 1999. Time: 8:00 pm. Duration: approx. 1 minute. An unidentified flying object with a cigar shape and a red color was spotted by two people in the city of Caruaru, State of Pernambuco. According to the witnesses, the UFO flew at low speed and was the size “compatible with a Fokker 100” plane. The object was about 10km away from the observers, heading North in a straight line.
According to additional observations about the sighting in the COMDABRA [Brazilian Aerospace Defense Command] report, the UFO was:
“an object identified as a cigar mothership that moved uniformly horizontally, large, with very bright red and yellow lights, headed towards the moon’s ocular direction and hid behind clouds and that did not appear soon after.”
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.547. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador não identificado na região de Maria Gorete, Caruaru, Pernambuco”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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