In 1973, Robert Emenegger and Alan Sandler, two businessmen, were invited to Norton Air Force Base in California to discuss a documentary film on advanced research projects. Two military officials, discussed a number of projects, one of them involving UFOs. Out of all of the subjects discussed, the UFO project was selected for the documentary.
Emenegger and Sandler were told of a film taken at Holloman AFB, New Mexico, in May 1971. In October 1988, in a national television broadcast, Shartle would declare that he had seen the 16mm film showing "three disc-shaped craft. One of the craft landed and 3 three beings came out of the craft.
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