Excerpts

Colonel Charles I. Halt (Ret.), U.S. Air Force
“The Extraordinary Incident at Rendlesham Forest”

Colonel Charles I. Halt, after he became Base Commander of RAF Bentwaters, in 1984. Photo courtesy Charles Halt

Leslie Kean
“A Powerful Desire to Do Nothing”

Lights from a UFO photographed by a state police officer over Route 84 in 1987, during the Hudson Valley wave. Photo courtesy of Phil Imbrogno

Excerpted from UFOs: Generals, Pilots, and Government Officials Go on the Record by Leslie Kean. Copyright © 2010 by Leslie Kean. Excerpted by permission of Harmony Books, a division of Random House, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of these excerpts may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher.