Go Back Report # 725


Case 4

Date: 20 April 1959

Place: Rhodes Island

Description: Officers of the Port Authorities of Rhodes observed a luminous flying object emitting red-green flames. The UFO approached from NE and finally fell into the sea off the NW coast of Rhodes. Its fall was accompanied by a large explosion and emission of green flames.

Source: Acropolis newspaper, 22.4.1959 (April 22, 1959).

This reference: E-mail from Turkish researcher Sefer Murat Aksoy. Greek USO cases from Greek researcher, Thanassis Vembos, Website: http://www.vembos.gr . With thanks to both of the gentlemen mentioned above.


Europe Greece. Body of water is the Mediterranean Sea.

Rhodes Island Latitude 36-10 N, Longitude 28-00 E (D-M)

Rhodes Latitude 36-26 N, Longitude 28-13 E [City]

This reference - Greece Gazetteer prepared in the Office of Geography, Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C., September 1955


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