Pentagon’s UFO Group Is Officially Active, After Years of Secrecy

Photo credit: Department of Defense
Photo credit: Department of Defense

From Popular Mechanics

  • The Pentagon’s once-covert UFO program is officially active again with the establishment of a task force that will investigate the sightings of unidentified aerial phenomena (UAPs).

  • The Pentagon says the task force’s mission is to “detect, analyze, and catalog UAPs that could potentially pose a threat to U.S. national security.”

  • Earlier this year, the Navy officially released three notorious UFO videos.

The Department of Defense has approved the establishment of an Unidentified Aerial Phenomena (UAP) Task Force (UAPTF), a Pentagon spokesperson says. The task force will investigate the sightings of UAPs, also known as unidentified flying objects or UFOs.

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