A report by the UK AIRPROX Board has concluded that a passenger aircraft preparing to land at Glasgow Airport, Scotland, had a near miss encounter with a UFO. The pilot and co-pilot of the Airbus 320 observed the ‘ufo’ pass some 300 feet beneath the aircraft and calculated the risk of collision as high. The incident which happened on December 2nd 2012, was reported to aviation authorities by the pilot thereby triggering an AIRPROX investigation. The Airbus was descending at 4,000 feet when the ufo, described as ‘Blue and yellow in colour with a small frontal area’ loomed ahead. The pilot dismissed the idea of it being a balloon.
The investigation was unable to determine what the Airbus encountered, but was able to reject the idea that it was any readily identifiable flying object as the...Read More