A few minutes later the pilot reported being struck by what, he did not know.
At five minutes the pilot reported the base in sight.
The pilot reported that he passed over the plane by 300 to 500 feet.
By tonight, however, American pilots reported increased fire over their targets.
The pilot did not report an emergency to the tower.
Other pilots reported by radio that they had seen the craft as well.
During the final approach and up to the moment of the accident the pilot had not reported any problems to the control tower.
Safety board officials said the pilot did not report an emergency to the control tower.
I called the battle group myself, and asked the staff to relay the pilot reports to me.
So when a pilot does report a saucer, they make fun of him.