The long-awaited Pentagon report on UFOs may be released as soon as Tuesday — as more videos showing unidentified objects that seem to defy the legal guidelines of gravity recorded by the US army have just lately surfaced.
Funds for the report had been contained within the $2.3 trillion coronavirus reduction plan signed by former President Donald Trump in December.
It started the clock ticking on a 180-day countdown for the US intelligence agencies underneath the route of the director of National Intelligence to tell Congress what it is aware of concerning the existence of what it describes as “unidentified aerial phenomena.”
The report is predicted to incorporate detailed analyses of information and intelligence about UFOs collected by the Office of Naval Intelligence, the Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force and the FBI.
Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) additionally requested for an unclassified copy of the report when he was the appearing chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee final December.
In an interview with CBS News’ “60 Minutes” final month, Rubio mentioned the US ought to take the stories of UFOs “seriously.”
“I want us to take it seriously and have a process to take it seriously,” Rubio mentioned. “I want us to have a process to analyze the data every time it comes in. That there be a place where this is cataloged and constantly analyzed, until we get some answers.”
“Maybe it has a very simple answer. Maybe it doesn’t,” he mentioned.
On the identical broadcast, former Navy Lt. Ryan Graves mentioned he and different members of his squadron encountered UFOs flying over restricted airspace southeast of Virginia Beach day-after-day starting in 2014.
He mentioned they’re safety threats.
“I am worried, frankly. … If these were tactical jets from another country that were hanging out up there, it would be a massive issue,” Graves mentioned.
“But because it looks slightly different, we’re not willing to actually look at the problem in the face. We’re happy to just ignore the fact that these are out there, watching us every day.”
John Ratcliffe, the previous director of National Intelligence within the Trump administration, gave a preview of the federal government’s report in an interview in March.
“There are a lot more sightings than have been made public,” he advised Fox News. “Some of those have been declassified.”
“And when we talk about sightings, we are talking about objects that have been seen by Navy or Air Force pilots, or have been picked up by satellite imagery that frankly engage in actions that are difficult to explain.”
“Movements that are hard to replicate that we don’t have the technology for. Or traveling at speeds that exceed the sound barrier without a sonic boom,” he mentioned.
Lue Elizondo, a former Pentagon official who ran this system to research the aerial phenomena, has advised The Post he has seen movies of UFOs.
“It was a holy-s–t moment: ‘Oh, my gosh, it’s real. Well, crap, now we have to do something about it,’” he mentioned, describing the second he realized they had been actual.
Elizondo, who ran the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program from 2010 to 2017, mentioned he had entry to Pentagon knowledge on UFOs that shocked him.
He mentioned he interviewed eyewitnesses within the army who encountered the flying objects almost day-after-day.
Data that he checked out confirmed the objects touring 60 miles in 5 seconds.
“Do the math,” Elizondo advised The Post. “You’ll see that it’s very fast.”
The math works out to 43,200 mph.