FEB 3rd, 1993. Time: 20:27. Duration: 30 minutes. An officer from the Military Police of the Distrito Federal reported the sighting of an unidentified flying object hovering over the Papuda Penitentiary Complex. According to the witness, other people also observed, for half an hour, the UFO in the shape of an “airplane headlight”, with a blue color that remained stationary above the penitentiary. According to the descriptions, the unknown object was at a high altitude and was observed by everyone with the naked eye.
Complementary notes in the COMDABRA’s report [Brazilian Aerospace Defense Command]: an engineer employed by the City of Brasília, together with a friend and a guard “saw a very bright ball passing very fast over the city in the West / East direction. [The UFO] disappeared and reappeared at 90° out of phase in the North / South direction. There was something around it, without glare. Very high speed. “
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.338. “Questionário sobre ocorrência de objeto voador não identificado sobrevoando o complexo penitenciário da Papuda, no Distrito Federal”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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