“Downed Satellites” Anachronism as Cover Story for Crashed UFOs

By Larry Lemke One of the criticisms of the SOM1-01 document is a purported anachronism namely, the mention on page 8 of the possible use of “downed satellites” as a deceptive cover explanation for preserving the security of a UFO recovery site.  The purported anachronism arises from the fact that on the date of original publication—April, 1954–there were no artificial satellites, downed or otherwise.  I remember noting this anachronism myself when I first saw a copy of the SOM1-01 document mailed to me by Hal Puthoff (in 1994 or 1995, as I recall). It wasn’t until a couple of days ago…