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London & Centralia UFO
Sunday April 20, 1952

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Here is a report from the Canadian Department of National Defence X-Files
(Reel T-3292, Record Group #24, Volume #17984, 940-5, Part 1, Index #000255/256)


PP JCPF
II JCPDC 92
P 212630Z
FM CANAIRDEF
TO CANAIRHED/ATTN DAI
GRNC

41156 21 APR 52(.)

REF TELECON CAMPBELL KUSAIR(.) FOLLOWING REPORT OF SIGHTINGS 20 APR 52

1113 - INITIAL REPORT WAS RECEIVED FROM CLEVELAND ATC THAT OBJECTS
       WERE SIGHTED WEST OF TORONTO HEADING WEST AND LEAVING VAPOUR
       TRAILS(.) TORONTO ATC REQUESTED CLEVELAND ATC TO CALL NIAGARA
       AC&WU FOR INDENTIFICATION(.)
1118 - CLEVELAND ATC REQUESTED NIAGARA AC&WU RECEIVED TWO MORE
       CALLS FROM LINDSAY FROM 3 RCAF AIRCREW MEMBERS WHO SAW FOUR
       OBJECTS TRAVELLING EAST TO WEST(.) THEY NOTIFIED LONDON AND
       CENTRALIA(.)
1121 - CENTRALIA TOWER SIGHTED OBJECTS NORTH EAST OF THEM HEADING
       WEST(.) AT THIS TIME BUFFALO TOWER SAW VAPOUR TRAILS NW OF
       TOWER HEADED SE(.) 
1122 - LONDON SAW TRAILS NORTH OF LONDON AND CENTRALIA TOWER
       OPERATOR ESTIMATED THEY CROSSED FROM HORIZON TO HORIZON IN
       3 SECONDS AT BETWEEN 30,000 AND 35,000 FEET(.) THERE WERE
       APPROXIMATELY 15 RCAF F51 AND T3 AIRCRAFT AIRBORNE AT THE
       TIME(.) MOST PILOTS REPORTED SEEING THESE OBJECTS(.)
1136 - CENTRALIA TOWER REPORTED THAT RADIO STATION CKNX HAD RECEIVED
       A CALL FROM A WOMAN SOUTH OF WINGHAM(.) SHE HAD SEEN AN OBJECT
       5 FEET LONG WITH FLAMES COMING OUT OF IT(.) THE OBJECT WAS
       OVER HER HOUSE(.) THE WOMAN [censored] STATED THAT THE 
       OBJECT WAS DEFINITELY STANDING STILL WHEN SHE SAW IT(.) IT
       STOOD STILL FOR A FEW MOMENTS THEN HEADED WEST LEAVING A
       TRAIL OF FIRE(.) CENTRALIA AGAIN SAW VAPOUR TRAINS GOING WEST
       AT THIS TIME(.)
1152 - LONDON TOWER OPERATORS STATED OBJECT WAS DEFINITELY FASTER
       THAN JET AIRCRAFT(.) TWO TOWER OPERATORS SAW OBJECTS, [censored]
       AND [censored](.) CKNX HAS SEVERAL CALLS THAT OBJECTS WERE
       SIGHTED SOUTH OF WINGHAM(.) ONE BUS DRIVER SAW THEM 18 MILES
       SOUTH OF LONGHON(.) IT WAS STANDING STILL FOR A FEW 
       MOMENTS AND THEN HEADED WEST(.) PILOTS AND 1ST OFFICER T.C.A.
       FLIGHT 233 LONDON TO TORONTO SAW 5 OBJECTS AT APPROXIMATELY
       1500 FEET, BUT UNABLE TO IDENTIFY THEM(.) LONDON AND 
       CENTRALIA SAW VAPOUR TRAILS THAT LASTED 1 HR. AND 30 MIN.
       TO 1 HR AND 45 MIN(.)

CFN AI106 21 52 20 52 1113 1118 3 1121 1128 3 30,000 35,000 15 F51
    T3 1136 5 1152 18 1ST 233 5 1500 1 30 1 45

Notes by UFO Joe:

  1. Handwritten in the upper right hand corner is: "DAI 33"
  2. Centralia is located just north of London Ontario on highway #4. [an error occurred while processing this directive]
  3. Last Updated: [an error occurred while processing this directive]

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