Go Back Report # 1435

??-??-1971     ENGLISH TRANSLATION FOLLOWS SPANISH TEXT

 

     The amount of material regarding this case is very small. However, a major researcher in Spain has indicated that he will seek additional information from his colleagues in Spain. If there is additional information, it will be added when received.

 

25.- 1971. 4 h.

Golfo de Cádiz (Cádiz). Estando de pesca tres aficionados, no lejos de la costa marroquí, con un mar sereno, sintieron repentinamente tal agitación de las aguas que a punto estuvieron de zozobrar. Sorprendidos miraron en derredor buscando la causa, suponiendo que pudiera tratarse de un submarino. Entonces vieron a unos 3 ó 4 km. un objeto del tamaño de un autobús, de fuselaje brillante, desprendiendo una gran luminosidad que ascendía en vertical y desapareciendo después de iniciar una trayectoria horizontal. (M. Osuna)

 

25.- 1971. 4:00 o’clock

Gulf of Cádiz (Cádiz). While fishing not far from the Moroccan coast, with a calm sea, three fishing aficionados suddenly felt such agitation of the waters that they thought they were on the verge of capsizing. Surprised, they looked around for the cause, supposing that it could be a submarine. Then they saw at about 3 or 4 km [distant] an object the size of a bus, with a shiny fuselage, giving off a great luminosity that was rising vertically and disappearing after initiating a horizontal trajectory. (M. Osuna)

 

Reference for the above text is:

Website: http://www.ignaciodarnaude.com/avistamientos_ovnis/index.html

Manuel Filpo Cabana, UFO Case Catalogue in Seville (1960-1980), Investigated in Umbrete by Manuel Osuna Llorente, Sevilla, August 2001.

 

UFOCAT PRN 94270 See note below

UFOCAT URN – 94270 Data-Net Report, October 1971, p. 3

Not sure if this is the correct UFOCAT or not since there is no description or other information given, however, it is the only one for Spain that has no month or day for that year.

 

Europe – Spain, Andalucía

Gulf of Cádiz   Latitude 36-50-00 N, Longitude 007-10-00 W (D-M-S) [gulf]

Cádiz              Latitude 36-30-00 N, Longitude 005-45-00 W [province - second-order admin. div.]

Reference: http://geonames.nga.mil/ggmaviewer/



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