APRIL 5th, 1997. Time: 5:30 pm. Duration: 10 minutes. Six people in the city of Curitiba, State of Paraná, spotted an elongated UFO, red and white, with a size of “3 to 4 blocks”. The unidentified flying object, according to the witnesses’ report, was “very high” in the eastern direction, about 50km from the observers. The UFO was flying at “very high speed” making a horizontal trajectory. According to the reports, the UFO was spotted with the naked eye under good visibility, having been filmed by one of the witnesses. However, the video recording was not made available with this file.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.485. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador não identificado avistado na região de Curitiba, Paraná”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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