Pentagon UFO Report: “NAPs Threaten Flight Safety, Miss One Explanation”
theabout UFOs Friday, and he reveals that all of these sightings of bizarre flying things over the years fall into multiple categories, need more study, and remain largely unexplained and unidentified.
“The limited amount of high-quality reports of unidentified aerial phenomena hinders our ability to draw firm conclusions about the nature or intent of the UAP,” reads the summary of a report published online by the Office of the director of national intelligence shortly before 2 p.m. TP.
“There are probably several types of PSUs requiring different explanations depending on the range of appearances and behaviors described in the reports available… The PSU clearly poses a flight safety problem and can be a challenge to national security. of the United States, “the summary reads.
According to the nine-page document, each report from a UAP “would likely fit … into one of five potential explanatory categories: air congestion, natural atmospheric phenomena, US or US industry development programs, foreign opponents and tote ‘other’ trash. ”
A few of these categories lead the report’s authors to highlight potential concerns:
“Security concerns primarily relate to aviators grappling with an increasingly congested air domain. The UAP would also pose a national security challenge if it is foreign adversary gathering platforms or s’ it provides evidence that a potential adversary has developed revolutionary or disruptive technology. ”
Notably, the Department of Defense UAP working group reported 11 “documented cases in which pilots reported near misses with a UAP.”
The report goes on to say that there is not enough data to determine whether a PAN belongs to a potential adversary.
Some hoped the report would include some reality-changing revelations, or at least a watershed moment for the UFO Truth movement on par with the 1947 Roswell crash incident (which was a covert military reconnaissance mission rather than ‘an alien ship). This remains to be seen, however.
“I (am) pleasantly surprised by the report,” blogger Mick West, who has been a prominent debunking of alien spacecraft explanations for UAP, said on Twitter. “This appears to be a generally accurate assessment of the situation.”
For years, pilots and other military personnel have encountered strange things in the sky that have been called “unidentified aerial phenomena”. The shift from “UFO” to “UAP” is, in part, a nod to the likelihood that some of the incidents could be explained by technical problems or environmental phenomena rather than actual tangible objects.
The report begins by acknowledging that some PSUs may simply be bugs in the system.
“Various forms of sensors that record PSUs generally work well and capture enough real data to allow initial assessments, but some PSUs may be attributable to sensor anomalies. “
But he concludes that “most of the reported PANs probably represent physical objects.”
As for the Navy videos (known by equipment acronyms like Flir, Gofast and Gimbal) which have been seen millions of times in the media and appear to show some sort of craft moving at high speed and even appearing to perform physics-defying maneuvers, there’s this nod:
“In a limited number of incidents, the UAP would have appeared to exhibit unusual flight characteristics. These sightings could be the result of sensor errors, impersonation or observer misperception and require attention. additional rigorous analysis. ”
The report was mandated by a funding bill passed last year. Florida Senator Marco Rubio added a passage requiring the Director of National Intelligence to produce a report “on unidentified aerial phenomena (also known as’ anomalous aerial vehicles”), including observed aerial objects that have not been identified .
The report must be public and also includes a classified annex. Officials previously told the New York Times that this addendum contained no evidence of extraterrestrial visits.
The report doesn’t resolve humanity’s long-standing question of whether we’ve been visited by aliens, but it doesn’t mention ET at all, either.
It’s a developing story that will be updated …
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