09.14.20. The Coyne Encounter: Near-Collision with a UFO


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On Monday, Oct 22, 1973, the Ohio Lancaster Eagle-Gazette carried a most unusual headline. “Helicopter Nearly Tangles With UFO” the story read, which recounted a harrowing tale of an Army Captain, Lawrence Coyne, and three other servicemen who had the fright of their lives a few days earlier, while flying back to Cleveland after a routine medical examination. 1973 was one of the most significant years in the history of UFO sightings, and what has become known as "The Coyne Encounter" was one of the many that occurred that year which caused it to be so memorable. This week, we explore this notable incident in-depth, as we look at the primary narrative, what additional witnesses say they saw, and how skeptics attempted to solve this lasting UFO mystery. Chapters in This Episode Intro 0:00 News 3:29 Life on Venus? 16:56 Forbidden Knowledge 24:07 I: The Coyne UFO Encounter 35:16 II: Background 49:22 Shades of Valentich 59:12 III: Comparisons: Craft Analysis 1:03:45 IV: Dubious Skepticism 1:24:37 V: Additional Witnesses 1:31:29 Coronavirus Charities: If you are able, please consider supporting the following charities that are offering relief for those affected by the coronavirus pandemic: CDC Foundation Coronavirus Relief No Kid Hungry Responds to Coronavirus Direct Relief: Coronavirus Pandemic American Red Cross: Give Blood Doctors Without Borders: COVID 19 Feeding America Meals on Wheels Homeless Shelter Directory Enjoy The Micah Hanks Program? Check out Micah's other podcasts here. Below are links to stories and other content featured in this episode: Protector of Brazil’s Indigenous Groups Fatally Shot With Arrow by Isolated Tribe Wildfires in California, Oregon and Washington: Detroit, Oregon, looks like a bomb went off COVID-19 quarantine was lonely and isolating. Then Bigfoot stepped in. Is There a Way to Darken Satellites for Astronomers? NASA is hiring private contractors to retrieve moon dust Phosphine Detected In The Atmosphere of Venus - An Indicator of Possible Life? Army Helicopter's UFO Scare Still A Mystery, 40 Years Later BECOME AN X SUBSCRIBER AND GET EVEN MORE GREAT PODCASTS AND MONTHLY SPECIALS FROM MICAH HANKS. Sign up today and get access to the entire back catalog of The Micah Hanks Program, as well as “classic” episodes of The Gralien Report Podcast, weekly “additional editions” of the subscriber-only X Podcast, the monthly Enigmas specials, and much more. Like us on Facebook Follow @MicahHanks on Twitter Follow Micah on Instagram Visit Micah's Website and check out Our Podcast Page Music featured on The Micah Hanks Program includes songs composed by Caleb Hanks (The Clerk Chronicles), Decepticons (Dreamland, Start the Machine) and Micah Hanks. All songs are either in the public domain, Royalty Free, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0, or are used with permission of the creators. Please note that some links to books and other items on this page may feature Amazon Associate links.

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