Swedish UFO-Case, 1983-84

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]irst sighting

DATE: September 23rd 1983

TIME: 8 p.m.

LOCATION: Partille, Sweden, Domestic country house, rural area, close to a forest,

UNIDENTIFIED FLYING OBJECT: 7 feet long, 4 feet wide, 3 feet high, 2 feet long wings with blinking red and green lights on each side, shaped like a car, semi-triangular, flat bottom, 6 spotlights on back, descendingly round toward front

SOUND EMISSION: None

SPEED: Slow driving or fast walking speed, silent gliding

CLOSEST DISTANCE TO OBJECT FROM VIEWERS: 7 feet

CASE DESCRIPTION: Boy 1 and Boy 2, both 14 year old school friends, play in Boy 1’s garden at home. Boy 1 looks up and points at a flying object and wonders what it is. Boy 2 sees it, but first thinks nothing of it. Boy 1 convinces Boy 2 to run up to the balcony of Boy 1’s upper floor room in order to look at it closer. As it disappears into a local forest, the boys run up, grabbing pocket camera (Boy 1) and binoculars (Boy 2). Once on the balcony, the object discribed reappears from the forest and silently glides over the roof of Boy 1’s house and disappears into the night. The boy’s spend the evening searching the sky for other ships.

Second Sighting

DATE: February 14th, 1984

TIME: 7:50 p.m., during the evening news

LOCATION: HSB-Rental Building Complex, close to Härlanda Tjärn, District of Kålltorp, Gothenburg, Sweden, between two apartment buildings in a semi-densely poulated area

UNIDENTIFIED FLYING OBJECT: An exact replica of first sighting

SOUND EMISSION: None

SPEED: Slow driving or fast walking speed, silent gliding

CLOSEST DISTANCE TO OBJECT FROM VIEWERS: 7 feet

CASE DESCRIPTION: Boy 1 has now moved into an rental apartment with his mother. Boy 2 is visiting him, talking and playing in his room. Without warning, an exact replica of the silent object that appeared in Partille appears flying over a tree right opposite Boy 1’s room. The boys watch it disappear and spend the next half hour walking the lawn outside trying to find signs of the object.

Official Report

EVIDENCE: Photos taken by Boy 1, who discarded them with the claim that they were unclear and non-usable.
KNOWN WITNESSES TO BOTH SIGHTINGS: 2
REPORTED TO: The Gothenburg 1 2

Charles Moulton - UFO Digest