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24 MAY 1977 - CARDIFF



10 PM. Clear night.

A married couple, and a 15-year-old boy in Cardiff saw a sharp bright white light to the south of their position, about ten miles distant, at an elevation of 30 degrees above the horizontal. The object was moving in a straight line from west to east. Duration of sighting: 3 minutes.

The boy telephoned Glamorgan (Rhoose) Airport on 26 May 1977 to report the sighting.

Source: MOD Files.

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