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  • How To Write An Essay On Area 51

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    extremely credible witness because he would tend to exaggerate. When he was questioned about the accident he said the evidence was flown from New Mexico to higher headquarters in Area 51. Later on, Colonel William Blanchard, Commander of the 509th Bomb Group, issued a press release which stated that the wreckage from the crash was indeed recovered. On July 7 in that same year, in Roswell there was another incident that caused an outburst of speculations. An Air force weather balloon crashed near

  • Essay on The UFO Incident of Roswell, New Mexico

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    Ever look up at the sky and just wonder if there is life anywhere else? Have you seen anything in the sky that is almost unexplainable? What if your thoughts really came true? The thought of the existence of aliens seems to have been around since the beginning of time. There is one incident in particular that really hits home when talking about the subject, the UFO incident of Roswell, New Mexico. Around June 25th, 1947 a pilot, Ken Arnold had reported strange objects in the sky while flying near

  • The Roswell Incident Essays

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    The Roswell Incident: Fact, Fiction or Military Cover Up?      Some time in July of 1947, a mysterious flying object zigzagged across the skies of New Mexico. Within twenty-four hours the object disappeared from radar just as mysteriously as it had appeared. It was last seen in a small town in the middle of the Arizona desert, it’s name, Roswell.      The Roswell incident is one of the most publicized and well-known accounts of a possible UFO crash

  • A Short Note On Combat Mission Ready ( Cmr ) Pilots Require A Companion Trainer Program

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    B-2 Combat Mission Ready (CMR) pilots require a Companion Trainer Program (CTP) to increase peacetime and tactical airmanship and combat readiness. The T-38A is currently flown at Whiteman AFB, Mo, as part of a CTP. As the T-38A continues to age out, Whiteman AFB will be required to find a suitable replacement trainer. Although there have been some measures taken to extend the service life of the T-38A, there has been continuous issues regarding maintenance due to the age of the aircraft. While

  • The Discovery Of The Gates Of Area 51

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    intelligence office of the 509th Bomb group of the Eighth Air Force, Roswell Army Air Field, was fortunate enough to gain possession of a disc through the cooperation of one of the local ranchers and the sheriff 's office of Chaves County. The flying object landed on a ranch near Roswell sometime last week. Not having phone facilities, the rancher stored the disc until such time as he was able to contact the sheriff 's office, who in turn notified Maj. Jesse A. Marcel of the 509th Bomb Group Intelligence Office

  • The World 's First Nuclear Bomb

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    but the most effective means of exercising that power. The inception of the 509th Composite Group, 1st Atomic Bombardment coupled with the advent of the B-29 Superfortress offered the United States the means to devastate Japan, destroy their will to fight, and ultimately silence the Japanese

  • The Atomic Bomb And The Manhatten Project Essay

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    he had quite an intelligent group of scientist working with him. The military part of this project was called the “Operation Silver Plate”. The leader of this mission was Lieutenant Colonel Paul W. Tibbets, Jr. The place picked for this operation was Wendover Field, Utah, and it was one of the most miserable places on earth. About late September 1944, the best of the best men in our military started arriving at Wendover Field. These men were the ingredients of the 509th squadron and together they

  • Essay on The attack on Pearl Harbor

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    Coronel Tibbetts formed the unit as a composite group, or self sufficient group, that operated under it’s own authority and personnel, and was excluded from working with units other than those that were directly under Tibbets’s command in order to maintain a heightened level of security and secrecy because of the

  • The Joint Readiness Training Center

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    However, the 1-509th Infantry Battalion(ABN) is the Opposing Force (OPFOR) geared to provide realistic combat training events on the training battlefield (U.S. Army, 2017).Each year tens of thousands of Soldiers will endure the battle harden OPFOR Soldier, and many of the regular Soldiers will dream of being part of the unique organization but only selected few will serve. Welcome All newly incoming

  • The Bombing Of Japan With Nuclear War Heads

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    Mahatma Gandhi said, “Be the change you want to see in the world,” the bombing of Japan with nuclear war heads was in no way a good deed, but was it entirely evil? And was the “fallout” from the bombing itself, or rather the events leading up to and immediately after, worth it, or are we truly to be judge by our last worst act? In the eyes of many the US is a terroristic nation, but why do we take on the lion’s share of the blame for this incredible, truly terrible and horrific, but incredible

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