UFO UpDates
A mailing list for the study of UFO-related phenomena
'Its All Here In Black & White'
Location: UFOUpDatesList.Com > 2007 > Jul > Jul 19

Re: The Walter G. Haut Affidavit - Friedman

From: Stan Friedman <fsphys.nul>
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2007 15:22:57 -0300
Archived: Thu, 19 Jul 2007 09:58:58 -0400
Subject: Re: The Walter G. Haut Affidavit - Friedman


>From: Don Ledger <dledger.nul>
>To:  ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2007 13:15:18 -0300
>Subject: Re: The Walter G. Haut Affidavit

>>From: Martin Shough <parcellular.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2007 16:12:30 +0100
>>Subject: Re: The Walter G. Haut Affidavit

>>>From: David Rudiak <drudiak.nul>
>>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>>Date: Sun, 15 Jul 2007 11:33:43 -0700
>>>Subject: Re: The Walter G. Haut Affidavit

>>>>From: Martin Shough <parcellular.nul>
>>>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>>>Date: Sat, 14 Jul 2007 17:11:50 +0100
>>>>Subject: Re: The Walter G. Haut Affidavit

>Martin, David,

>This is a little off topic but relating to the weather balloon.
>Who do you suppose picked - or decided to go with - the weather
>balloon as an explanation-Blanchard?

>Why didn't the USAAF just claim that a Top Secret, or even an
>experimental aircraft had crashed and then sprinkle some
>salvaged aluminum sheet, wiring and a couple of instruments
>around that was in the maintenance hangars for the press to see.
>They could then claim that that was all they could say about it
>at this time because it is classified.

>It almost seems to me that the weather balloon was offered up as
>to be so unlikely to be misinterpreted by those who saw them on
>a daily basis as acquiescing to higher command but without
>entirely giving up on his moral obligation to more than just the
>air force and a tip-off for those who had any idea of how
>ludicrous the explanation was.

>I've always been bothered with this simple-minded ruse. Mind you
>it might work with the press, even now - unless they are on the
>aviation beat - because they have no backgrounds in technology.

<snip>

Don:

We need to remember a few other things.

One is that General Twining arrived in New Mexico over at White
Sands on July 7. I can prove that based on the flight logs of
himself and his pilot.

Second, it was his AMC people at White Sands who staged the
launch of a weather balloon radar reflector package on July 9
leading to the full width front page July 10 headline on the
Alamogordo News of; Fantasy of 'Flying Disc' is Explained Here,
complete with three pictures.

Twining was also quoted about flying saucers on the front page
of the Roswell Daily Record article of July 8... clearly having
been tasked to get involved.

Also note that an important aspect of the whole coverup was that
no pictures were taken, and shown publicly, in Roswell. The
cover story was out of Ft. Worth, Texas. Sort of bait and
switch. Twining outranked Ramey.

Do note the EBD comment about Twining.


Stan Friedman



Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast

See:

http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/


[ Next Message | Previous Message | This Day's Messages ]
This Month's Index |

UFO UpDates Main Index

UFO UpDates - Toronto - Operated by Errol Bruce-Knapp


Archive programming by Glenn Campbell at Glenn-Campbell.com