Gulf of Oman,
near Iran - 1978 or 1979, 11:00 P.M. to 2:30 AM.
The crew of the U.S.S. Nimitz spotted a glowing object about 1500 yards to
starboard. It was a cigar-shaped UFO with two portholes just above the
Photography was attempted,
and failed. The object was not picked up on ship's radar. Several members
watched the object for several hours through binoculars. Commanding officers informed those
who witnessed the object that they were not to talk about it.
This reference: Grass Roots
UFOs by Michael D. Swords, p. 120-121, © 2005. With Thanks to The Fund for
UFO Research: http://www.fufor.com/, for
permission to post to this site. The book is available through the Fund for
UFO Research, Inc., P.O. Box 7501, Alexandria, VA 22307 for $22.00, postpaid.
UFOCAT PRN – NONE
Gulf of Oman, near Iran
Gulf of Oman Latitude
25-00 N, Longitude 58-00 E (D-M)
Oman gazetteer, prepared by the Defense Mapping
Agency Topographic Center, Washington, D.C., March 1976