At approximately midnight on 19th January 1996, Norad (North
American Air Defense Command) notified their Brazilian equivalent -
CINDACTA - that a UFO was coming to Earth somewhere over the
southern parts of Minas Gerais state. This transaction was witnessed
by and leaked by a Brazilian Air Force man and substantiated by an
employee at the radar facility at Air Force Base VI Correa.
At 1-30 a.m. on 20th January 1996, two farm workers, Augusta and
Eurico Rodrigues, were awakened by the moans of cattle and sheep. On
looking out of the window they saw the animals in a state of frenzy
and on looking up they saw a silent UFO without lights.
And for Professor Pacaccini's investigation into the incident: