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Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story - Ledger

From: Don Ledger <dledger.nul>
Date: Sat, 21 Apr 2007 00:17:14 -0300
Fwd Date: Sat, 21 Apr 2007 20:55:27 -0400
Subject: Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story - Ledger


>From: Theo Paijmans <th.paijmans.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 15:05:07 +0200
>Subject: Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story

>>From: Gildas Bourdais <bourdais.gildas.nul>
>>Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 10:46:29 +0200
>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>Subject: Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story

>>>From: Steven Kaeser <steve.nul>
>>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>>Date: Wed, 18 Apr 2007 12:27:15 -0400
>>>Subject: Re: The Roswell Incident - The True Story

><snip>

>>Steve

>>I was not even discussing the testimonies on strange debris. My
>>argument is much more simple: The Roswell base said in 1947 that
>>they had discovered a "flying disk". In 1994 and 1995, the Air
>>Force explained that they had discovered in fact a Mogul balloon
>>train, which included several radar targets mounted on balsa
>>wood sticks. I repeat that not even Laurel and Hardy would have
>>seen them as part of a flying saucer. It's that simple.

>>In addition to that, Sheridan Cavitt, who had spent a day with
>>Marcel at the debris field, denied, in his interview by Col.
>>Weaver, having found such a Mogul balloon train.

>>Another point: the launching of the Mogul 4 balloon  train, the
>>only one supposed to have radar targets, had been cancelled, as
>>stated by Crary in his diary.

>>Forget about the Mogul balloon train!

<snip>

>As to misidentifications: if one studies newspaper reports long
>enough - for instance the way new weapons on the WWII
>battelfields are described when first encountered - for instance
>the Nazi V1 and V2 rockets, or the elusive foo fighters- , a
>misidentification of a balsawood structure and naming it 'flying
>saucer' is all too possible.

If I understand your premis, Theo, you are suggesting that WWII
fighter and bomber pilots confused 1939 UFOs with late 1944 to
early 45 missiles. The reports weren't restricted afterall to
the closing days of the war.The V-1 and V-2 were not deployed in
great numbers until the dying days of WWII. BTW - what balsawood
structure were you referring to?


Best,

Don Ledger




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