Air Force UFO Rules Vanish After Huffington Post Inquiry

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Air Force UFO Rules Vanish After Huffington Post Inquiry

Post  Admin on Sat Dec 10, 2011 11:41 pm

Air Force UFO Rules Vanish After Huffington Post Inquiry

The military deleted a passage about unidentified flying objects from a 2008 Air Force personnel manual just days after The Huffington Post asked Pentagon officials about the purpose of the UFO section.

Before the recent revisions, the document -- Air Force Instruction 10-206 -- advised pilots, radar operators and other Air Force personnel on what to do when they encountered any unknown airborne objects. Now in the 2011 version, the reference to UFOs -- which simply means "unidentified flying objects," not necessarily spaceships with little green men -- has been eliminated.

What makes this so intriguing is that the U.S. government officially stopped investigating UFOs in 1969 with the termination of the Air Force's Project Blue Book.

Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/19/air-force-deletes-ufo-rep_n_982128.html


HERE'S THE 2008 VERSION OF AFI 10-206 THAT REFERENCED UFOS ON P. 37:

Air Force AFI 2008

Air Force AFI 2008

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Link - http://www.docstoc.com/docs/99293340/Air-Force-AFI-2008




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