Internal military correspondence reporting of a UFO sighting in Recife-PE [1989]

JUNE 4th, 1989. Recife, Pernambuco. Internal military correspondence communicating the reporting of a UFO sighting in that region.

“DEPARTMENT OF FLIGHT PROTECTION  OF RECIFE – AREA CONTROL CENTER

Recife, 06 June 89.

From: the Chief

To : Chief of DPV-RFA

Subject: Transcription of occurrence

I – I transcribe for the proper purposes, occurrence contained in the ACC Recife Record Book, on 06/04/89, shift 15: 00/21: 15 UTC.

II – It was reported by PT L317 SBSV / SBSP F350, the presence of a UFO, flying in the same direction, position two-hours, approximately at 05 (five) NM (nautical miles) on its side. After the traffic was confirmed as not known by the Center, more details were requested and the position was informed: 1509.1S / 04012.8 [erased] and that the UFO was approximately at the FL100 level; later, the pilot referred to the UFO tale “A STRONG MOBILE BLUE LIGHT”.
[…] 1TEN ESP CTA / Head of Air Traffic Section. “


Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.272. “Questionário sobre ocorrência de objeto voador não identificado na região de Recife, Pernambuco”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.

The BRAZILIAN UFO ARCHIVES website is a private initiative and IS NOT endorsed or sponsored by the Arquivo Nacional do Brasil [see our ‘Info’ page]. *THE ORIGINAL FILE WITH THE CASE REFERRED TO IN THIS TEXT CAN BE FOUND IN THE DOCUMENTAL COLLECTION OF “ARQUIVO NACIONAL DO BRASIL, LOCATED IN THE “OBJETO VOADOR NÃO IDENTIFICADO (OVNI)” FUND, UNDER THE REFERENCE CODE [“Código de Referência”] MENTIONED ABOVE. HERE IS THE LINK TO SEARCH THEIR WEBSITE <

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