19 Apr '11, 5pm

FBI opens its UFO and Roswell vault, finds nothing belonging to Al Capone.

FBI opens its UFO and Roswell vault, finds nothing belonging to Al Capone.

A memo from 1950 details an investigation of three "flying saucers" that a witness claimed crash-landed in New Mexico, an incident unrelated to the 1947 event in Roswell, N.M., that spawned conspiracy theories about an alien crash. In the 1950 memo, special agent Guy Hottel repeats an Air Force investigator's report that three flying saucers crashed and were recovered, along with the bodies of nine alien crew members. According to the memo, each ship "was occupied by three bodies of human shape but only three feet tall, dressed in metallic cloth of a very fine texture. Each body was bandaged in a manner similar to the blackout suits used by speed flyers and test pilots."

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/space/stories/fbi-opens-...

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