"Unknown objects are operating under intelligent control... It is imperative that we learn where UFOs come from and what their purpose is..."
"Behind the scenes, high-ranking Air Force officers are soberly concerned about the UFOs. But through official secrecy and ridicule, many citizens are led to believe that unknown flying objects are nonsense."
— Admiral Roscoe Hillenkoetter, first Director of the CIA, 1947-1950
— Colonel Gordon Cooper, Mercury & Gemini Astronaut
— Captain Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 Astronaut