Famous Alien and UFO Sightings
1) Name – Carteret UFO case
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2001-07-15
Location Of Sighting – Carteret, New Jersey, United States
UFO on the New Jersey Turnpike. Multiple witnesses, including a local off-duty police officer, watched in wonder as an array of yellow lights flew in formation in suburban New Jersey near New York City late in the evening of July 14, 2001, into the early morning of the following day.
After a while, at around 12:30 a.m., another witness, Carteret police Lt. Dan Tarrant, reportedly received a call at home from his 19-year-old daughter, who was out with friends and had seen strange lights in the sky. Tarrant told the Record and ABC News that he then stepped outside to take a look.
As Tarrant subsequently told ABC News, what he saw was astounding: “16 golden-orange colored lights, several in a V-type formation. Others were scattered around the V.” Tarrant told the Record, a local newspaper, that the mysterious lights flashed across the sky for about 10 minutes, then faded one-by-one into darkness.
2) Name – 2004 Mexican UFO incident
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2004-03-05
Location Of Sighting – Mexico
On Friday, March 5, Mexican Air Force pilots using infrared equipment to search for drug-smuggling aircraft recorded 11 unidentified objects over southern Campeche. Mexico’s Defense Department issued a press release on May 12 accompanied by videotape that showed moving bright lights at 11,500 feet.
Mexican UFOlogist Jaime Maussan interpreted the videotape as “proof of alien visitation”, however science writer and skeptic Michael Shermer was critical of witness accounts that “varied wildly”, saying “it was like a fisherman’s tale, growing with each retelling”, whereas other experts suggested the lights were most likely burn off flares from oil platforms.
3) Name – The Tinley Park Lights
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2004-08-21 to 2006-10-31
Location Of Sighting – Tinley Park, Illinois, United States
A sequence of five mass UFO sightings, first on August 21, 2004, two months later on October 31, 2004, again on October 1 of 2005, and once again on October 31, 2006, in Tinley Park as well as Oak Park, Chicago.
4) Name – 2006 O’Hare International Airport UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2006-11-07
Location Of Sighting – Chicago, Illinois, United States
Another UFO sighting was also reported in the United States. The UFO Reporting Center received an eyewitness report from an employee of the O’Hare Airport in Chicago as early as the middle of November 2006, stating that an unknown object had hovered over the major airport for several minutes on November 7.
Finally, the object then shot away from the area, creating an “eerie” hole in the cloud cover. This initial account went virtually unnoticed and viewed as just another report.
5) Name – 2007 Alderney UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2007-04-23
Location Of Sighting – Alderney, Bailiwick of Guernsey
Two airline pilots on separate flights spot UFOs off the coast of Alderney.
6) Name – 2007 Kolkata UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2007-10-29
Location Of Sighting – Kolkata, India
A fast moving object was spotted at 30° in the eastern horizon between 3:30 AM and 6:30 AM and filmed on handycam. Firstly, it shape-shifted from a sphere to a triangle and then finally to a straight line. After that the object emitted a bright light forming a halo and radiated a range of colors.
It was spotted by many people and hundreds gathered along the E.M. Bypass to catch a glimpse of the UFO, triggering a frenzy. The video footage was released on a TV News channel. After that, it was shown to Dr. D.P. Duari, the director of MP Birla Planetarium, Kolkata, who found it to be “extremely interesting and strange”.
7) Name – Dudley Dorito
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2007-11-28 to 2011-12-13
Location Of Sighting – West Midlands conurbation, United Kingdom
The Dudley Dorito sightings concern multiple sightings of a black triangle over the West Midlands conurbation of the United Kingdom which began in November 2007. The phrase was coined by the local press after hearing witness descriptions of the object.
8) Name – Stephenville, Texas UFO sightings
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2008-01-08 to 2008-02-09
Location Of Sighting – Stephenville, Texas, Dublin, Texas, Crawford, Texas, United States
On January 8, 2008, Stephenville gained national media attention when dozens of residents reported observations of unidentified flying objects (UFOs). Several residents described a craft as the size of a football field, while others said they were nearly a mile long, similar to the Phoenix lights mass sightings of March 13, 1997. Some observers reported military aircraft pursuing the objects.
9) Name – 2008 Turkey UFO sightings
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2008-05 to 2008-09
Location Of Sighting – Istanbul, Turkey
Over a four-month span in 2008, a night guard at the Yeni Kent Compound videotaped one or more UFOs over Turkey at nighttime. Many witnesses confirmed the two and a half hours’ worth of video, leading the Sirius UFO Space Science Research Center to dub it the “most important images of a UFO ever filmed”.
10) Name – Wales UFO sightings
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2008-06-20
Location Of Sighting – United Kingdom
According to media reports, a police helicopter was almost hit by a UFO, before it tried to pursue it. Hundreds of people reported having witnessed a UFO in the same or preceding days, from different areas of Wales.
11) Name – Morristown UFO hoax
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2009-01-05
Location Of Sighting – Morristown, New Jersey, USA
In the evening, many citizens in Morristown and another town in Morris County, New Jersey saw five red lights in the sky. After three months, two men from the Morristown area announced they had organized a UFO hoax, meant as a “social experiment”.
12) Name – Middelburg Witbank Sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2009-02-27
Location Of Sighting – Middelburg, Witbank, South Africa
Two formations of high-flying, orange-red objects, were seen by many witnesses, and video-recorded by some, as they traveled between the towns of Middelburg and Witbank, 25 kilometers (16 mi) apart.
The first formation of 7 objects was seen at 21:51 on 27 February, as they flew westwards from Middelburg towards Witbank. Due to their altitude, they eventually disappeared behind clouds.
At 20:00 on 6 March, they were noted again high in the sky, but this time greater in number, 23, and traveling in the opposite direction.
13) Name – 2009 Norwegian spiral anomaly
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2009-12-09
Location Of Sighting – Finnmark, Norway, and Sweden
A large, circular spinning white light, trailed by a long blue tail over the skies of Norway was spotted by thousands for two minutes around 8:45 am on December 9.
The Norwegian media and space center were swamped with calls, and the phenomenon was held to be anything from a UFO to a unique aurora borealis event. The following day Russian authorities confirmed a failed Bulava launch, explaining the anomaly.
14) Name – Harbour Mille incident
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2010-01-25
Location Of Sighting – Harbour Mille, Newfoundland, and Labrador, Canada
At least three UFOs were spotted over Harbour Mille. The objects looked like missiles but emitted no noise.
15) Name – Hangzhou UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2010-07-07
Location Of Sighting – Hangzhou, China
An Unidentified Flying Object was spotted above Hangzhou Xiaoshan International Airport at 9.00 p.m. The airport was closed down due to the sighting.
16) Name – Booysens Sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2010-07-21
Location Of Sighting – Pretoria, South Africa
Residents of Booysens, Pretoria, observed a triangle of bright lights which hung motionless in the sky for two hours. In each instance, the object commenced a slow descent towards the horizon at 20:30. Binocular observation revealed nothing more than a blue and emerald light, with a white light which shone straight downwards.
17) Name – Warren Air Force Base
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2010-10-23
Location Of Sighting – Wyoming, United States
UFO sighting coincides with 50 nuclear missiles going offline.
18) Name – 2011 Vancouver UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2011-05-11
Location Of Sighting – Pretoria, South Africa
A host of silent, orange lights with consistent luminosity was observed as they traveled faster than a commercial airplane over Tierpoort near Pretoria (some 20 objects) and Krugersdorp respectively. On 15 June seven of these objects were observed and some photographed as they crossed the sky in single file over Tierpoort.
19) Name – Kensington PEI Sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2014-06-04
Location Of Sighting – Kensington, Prince Edward Island, Canada
While putting out a bonfire late in the evening of June 4, 2014, John Sheppard witnessed unusual lights in the sky over the Gulf of St. Lawrence and captured 22 minutes of it on his cellphone.
After reporting the incident to MUFON and their investigation concluding it being a confirmed sighting, CBC covered the event. The next day, CBC released a follow-up article in which a series of alternate explanations for the event were presented.
20) Name – Mass UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2014-08-11
Location Of Sighting – Houston, Texas, United States
Many people in Houston, Texas saw a ring of lights, flying during a thunderstorm and this was captured on video, the object seemed to be transparent but the lights were arranged in a circle with a central light visible on some pictures.
21) Name – Colorado UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2014-10-03
Location Of Sighting – Breckenridge, Colorado, United States
The police in Breckenridge, Colorado received not only one but multiple reports of UFO sightings over the city. The mysterious objects remained stationary for periods of up to 15 minutes at a time. After that, a flash would appear and the “objects would take off across the mountain ridge”.
22) Name – Airplane Disc Sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2014-11-11
Location Of Sighting – Alborz, Iran
Plane passenger records speeding circular ‘UFO’ zooming beneath the jet he was in as it flies over Iran. According to the Daily Mail, “the most likely explanation is that it is high tech drone being operated by the Iranian military.”
23) Name – 2015 Kanpur UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2015-06-25
Location Of Sighting – Kanpur, India
A schoolboy claimed to have captured photographs of a UFO.
24) Name – 2015 Gorakhpur UFO sighting
Date Of UFO Sighting – 2015-11-28
Location Of Sighting – Gorakhpur, India
The UFO, a huge disc-shaped flying object, was reportedly caught hovering over Padre market in Gorakhpur. Rumors are doing the rounds on the web that the UFO was the same object that was spotted in Lucknow and Kanpur a few months prior.
The viral pictures were clicked by an individual identified as Rinku, who reportedly said the object was rotating on its own. The photos have been widely circulated on messaging apps such as WhatsApp and social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter. However, the district administration has dismissed the rumors, saying it was just another hoax. The viral images are being studied by experts from Gorakhpur University.