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RAF Leader Sought Evidence Of Highland Sputnik

From: Terry W. Colvin <fortean1.nul>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 22:39:14 -0700 (GMT-07:00)
Archived: Wed, 18 Jul 2012 18:14:44 -0400
Subject: RAF Leader Sought Evidence Of Highland Sputnik

Source: BBC News


18 July 2012

RAF Leader Sought Evidence Of Highland Sputnik Crash

By Steven McKenzie BBC Scotland Highlands and Islands reporter

A former RAF Kinloss Mountain Rescue Team leader has told how he
sought evidence that a Russian satellite crashed in the
Highlands 50 years ago.
 David "Heavy" Whalley was intrigued by a story from the 1960s
 that a shepherd found the remains of a Sputnik on a moor above
 Ardgay in Sutherland.

An RAF Kinloss Mountain Rescue Team member sent to the scene
later told Mr Whalley of finding unusual debris.

Team members involved were allegedly told to "keep quiet" about

After becoming Kinloss's rescue team leader in the late 1980s,
Mr Whalley tried to find a record of the search in the team's
logs. He believes the information was deliberately suppressed.

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Terry W. Colvin

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