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The 1954 French flap:

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October 15, 1954, Bordeaux, Gironde:

Reference number for this case: 15-Oct-54-Bordeaux. Thank you for including this reference number in any correspondence with me regarding this case.



The two authors indicate that in Bordeaux in the Gironde, October 15, 1954 to 21:00, there was an observation of an orange red flame being transformed into a white luminous point moving horizontally with sharp pace.

The authors indicate that the source is their own LDLN archive.

[Ref. lc1:] LUC CHASTAN:

October 15, 1954 at 21:00 hours, "Observation of an orange red flame transforming itself to a white luminous point moving horizontally at sharp pace."

The source is indicated as "Ovni, Premier dossier complet... by Figuet M./ Ruchon J.L. ** Alain Lefeuvre pub. 1979".


Possible meteor or jet plane.


(These keywords are only to help queries and are not implying anything.)

Bordeaux, Gironde, night, flame, red, orange, white, light, horizontal, fast


[---] indicates sources which I have not yet checked.

Document history:

Version: Created/Changed by: Date: Change Description:
0.1 Patrick Gross September 2, 2005 First published.
1.0 Patrick Gross April 24, 2009 Conversion from HTML to XHTML Strict. First formal version. Addition [lc1].
1.1 Patrick Gross October 15, 2014 Explanation changed from "Not looked for yet" to "Possible meteor or jet plane".

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