A Brazilian Navy Corvette spotted UFOs in the Amazon River, in Parintins-AM [1980]

MAY 5th, 1980. In the region between Vila Amazônia and Parintins, in the State of Amazonas, when the Corveta of the Brazilian Navy CV Mearim “sailed the Amazon River, in the region of Parintins-AM, between 4:00 am and 4:15 am, some objects, that were not identified by the staff in the service room, were seen; they had a yellowish focus and despite being within range of the radar, they were not captured, being only seen visually by the service personnel at the time.

These objects were standing on the water’s surface, initially three images appeared, and as the Corvette approached, they moved, with the center one rising and the side ones disappearing in opposite directions. In the second appearance, only two objects were seen, both moving towards the city of PARINTINS at great speed. There were assumptions by the Corveta service personnel that it was an airplane or a helicopter, however the time was not right and, in addition, the devices did not make any noise. The figures [see file ARX.0.0.212] show  exactly how it happened. Complementary Data: “The figures [see file ARX.0.0.212] indicate the unidentified luminous objects seen by the Corveta “Mearim”. Such objects had shapes of yellow headlights that were on the water surface, between Vila Amazônia and Parintins”

Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.211. “Informe sobre avistamento de objetos voadores não identificados na região de Parintins”. 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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