AUG 19th, 1997. Time: 20h15 pm. Duration: more than 30 minutes. Five people in the Lago Norte region, in Brasília, Distrito Federal, observed an unidentified flying object in the shape of a “very large star”, emitting intense light that varied between red and yellow colors. According to the witnesses, the UFO was at a very low altitude, “going up and down, going from side to side”, just “above the buildings”. The witness who reported the sighting stated that the observers were about 5km from the UFO sighted. The event was observed with the naked eye and under good visibility conditions and clear skies. The COMDABRA [Brazilian Aerospace Defense Command] report also informs that the this report was communicated by the witness while the sighting was still taking place.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.496. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador não identificado na região de Brasília, Distrito Federal”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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