Project U.F.O. is an American television series which ran on NBC from 1978 to 1979.
Running for two seasons of 13 episodes each, the show was based loosely on the real-life Project Blue Book. The show was created by Jack Webb, who pored through US Air Force files looking for episode ideas.
A boomerang-shaped craft chases Mid-America Flight 54 piloted by Captain Ed Mason and co-pilot Brad Everett. Based loosely on the real-life Chiles-Whitted UFO encounter. Meanwhile, in Medicine Bow, Wyoming, Gus Shaftner lets it be known that he thinks the US Air Force is covering up his story about being attacked by aliens after being taken aboard a UFO.
Project U.F.O. Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 26 March 1978.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Rating: Unknown.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.