Only a short time before the Roswell Incident. Coined the term Flying Saucer came from this sighting. The modern phenomena of "flying saucers" began with an incident in Washington state on June 24th, 1947. Former World War II pilot Kenneth Arnold (1915-1984) reported seeing nine unidentified objects flying in formation along the crest of the Cascade Range near Mount Rainier. Thanks for the information Paranormal-Encyclopedia.com. Please expect 2-3 weeks before delivery. Price includes standard shipping to most countries.