APRIL 3rd, 1996. Time: 21h00. Duration: 1 minute. In the region of Taguatinga, Distrito Federal, a person observed an unidentified flying object in the shape of a “white flashing light”. The UFO was seen when the observer looked at Southern Cross with the naked eye and on a “clear sky” night. According to the witness, the UFO had an “airplane” speed and was moving vertically, “only rising”. The witness was unable to estimate the altitude of the unknown object. No photographs or footage of the sighting were taken.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.435. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador na região de Taguatinga, Distrito Federal”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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