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Re: 'Pumpkin Seed' Aircraft

From: Josh Goldstein <clearlt@pacbell.net>
Date: Tue, 12 Jan 1999 00:57:43 -0800
Fwd Date: Tue, 12 Jan 1999 10:52:30 -0500
Subject: Re: 'Pumpkin Seed' Aircraft


>Date: Fri, 08 Jan 1999 10:47:22 -0500
>From: Tom Benson <sparkle@earthlink.net>
>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <updates@globalserve.net>
>Subject: Re: UFO UpDate: 'Pumpkin Seed' Aircraft

>>From: Larry Clark <lclark@ibm.net>
>>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <updates@globalserve.net>
>>Subject: Re: 'Pumpkin Seed' Aircraft
>>Date: Wed, 6 Jan 1999 19:32:03 -0000

>>Question: Has anyone heard of any experimental government
>>aircraft as referred to as 'pumpkin seeds'?

>Re: Pumpkin Seeds, John McPhee's book published in 1973 and
>earlier serialized in New Yorker magazine was entitled, 'The
>Deltoid Pumpkin Seed'. The book covers the development of a
>experimental deltoid shaped craft developed and flown by the
>Aereon Corporation which is still based in Princeton, New
>Jersey. Aereon has done government contract work.

>Aereon patents indicate that their airframes and platforms are
>similar in shape as to what was reported as UFOs in the Hudson
>Valley area of New York state, Belgium, etc. over the years.

>Hope this helps.

>Tom Benson

Does anyone know what projects Aeron has developed since them? I
always assumed that kind of stuff would come out of the Lockheed
Skunkworks.

Josh Goldstein


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