Site statistics

34426 facts from 176 countries related to 1176 phenomena have been registered in Archive. 2798 of them were solved, another 10612 are under verification for compliance with one of the 319 versions.

3 facts have been added for last 24 hours.

Share your story

You are in "Archive" section

This section contains descriptions of unexplained facts provided by eyewitnesses or published in the media, as well as the results of their analysis by the group.

UFO. United Kingdom

ID #1707690624
Added Mon, 12/02/2024
Author July N.

Initial data

Initial information from sources or from an eyewitness
Source date: 
United Kingdom

A major British airport has become a UFO hotspot after several near misses with passenger planes.

One mysterious black ship flew within 20 meters (60 feet) of a Ryanair plane flying at 230 mph shortly after it took off from Stansted Airport. This was one of 27 recorded sightings. UFOs in Essex for the last six years.

The facility was not registered by drone monitoring equipment, which warns air traffic controllers of potential collision risks. The official report on the 2022 incident says that the Ryanair plane took off from Stansted Airport and was at an altitude of 4,000 feet, just above the center of St. Elizabeth.

"The pilot saw an object, which they described as black," which flew within 20 meters of the aircraft," the report said. "The plane was flying at 230 miles per hour, and the object was moving from north to south."

Original news

A major British airport has become a UFO hotspot after several near misses with passenger jets.

One mystery black craft came within 20 metres – 60ft – of a Ryanair plane travelling at 230mph shortly after it took off from Stansted Airport. It was one of 27 reported UFO sightings in Essex in the past six years.

The object did not register on drone-monitoring equipment which alerts air traffic controllers to potential collision risks. An official report of the 2022 incident said the Ryanair jet was climbing out from Stansted Airport and was at a height of 4,000ft and just over the St Elizabeth Centre.

“The pilot saw an object which they describe as black' which passed within 20 metres of the aircraft,” it said. “The plane was travelling at 230mph and the object was travelling from north to south.”


List of versions containing features matching the eyewitness descriptions or material evidence
Not enough information


Versions testing, their confirmation or refutation. Additional information, notes during the study of materials
Not enough information


The most likely explanation. The version, confirmed by the investigation
Not enough information

Log in or register to post comments

Site friends

  • Мир тайн — сайт о таинственном
  • Activite-Paranormale
  • UFOlats
  • Новый Бестиарий
  • The Field Reports
  • UFO Meldpunt Nederland
  • Паранормальная наука, наука об аномалиях
  • Новости уфологии
  • UFO Insights
  • Mundo Ovnis



Site contains materials that are not recommended for impressionable people.

You are reporting a typo in the following text:
Simply click the "Send typo report" button to complete the report. You can also include a comment.