Ohio Has Its Own Area 51 And The Stories Behind It Are Truly Bizarre
Did you know Ohio has its own sort of Area 51? Most people don’t—but if you’ve ever heard of Project Blue Book, then you’ve probably been suspicious of a Dayton Air Force base for quite some time. Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Greene and Montgomery counties has an interesting history few people know about.
Here’s why this United States Air Force base could be considered Ohio’s very own version of Area 51:
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To view a recording of an interview with Project Blue Book officials in 1966, watch the short video below uploaded via YouTube by US National Archives:
What do you think? Is there anything suspicious about this Air Force base? Would you consider it Ohio’s own Area 51? Share your thoughts with us!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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