Re: Fwd: Ask the Captain - Have you seen any UFOs or 'alien' aircraft?
- Does that mean if I talk to one person who hasn't seen something it
doesn't exist? Like anyone believes usa today anyhow they are
almost as unreliable as Peter Jennings.
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--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Frits Westra" <ufo-net@x> wrote:
> Ask the Captain
> Meryl Getline
> Have you seen any UFOs or 'alien' aircraft?
> Captain Meryl Getline answers your questions about what it's like
> the friendly skies. Is there something you want to know about air
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> Question: Have you seen any UFOs, or outright "alien" aircraft?
> anecdotes of such sightings common or uncommon among pilots? â"
> New York
> Answer: This is a great question, as well as a popular one, but
> I don't have a great answer. I've never seen a UFO, and I've
> personally known a pilot who's seen one either.
> I have, however, seen wonderful phenomenon, like the Halebop Comet
> the Northern Lights behind it and a meteor shower going on to
> have to be satisfied with space phenomena like that.
> The movie version, of course, is for the pilots to see something
> spectacular without being able to identify what it is. They look
> other afterward and say, "Did you see that?" The other one
> what?" and they leave it at that.
> The fact is, if I ever did see anything really unusual, I'd be on
> phone â" not to the CIA or another government facility â" but to
> university with an astronomy department that could answer my
> Disappointing but true.
> Meryl Getline is a captain for United Airlines and author of The
> My Feet. She also publishes her own Web site, fromthecockpit.com.
> opinions expressed in this column are exclusively those of Capt.
> Getline. United Airlines neither contributes to nor endorses this
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