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1981 Columbia River UFO Incident: Audio Recording

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4:03 a.m., March 17th, 1981. Saint Helens, Oregon. Sergeant  Russell Yokum of the Oregon Police Department was driving down Highway 30, situated west of the Columbia River, when a bright light caught his attention. The light was hovering high above the icy waters and traveling upriver towards the Portland Airport, roughly 20 miles away.

What caught the Sergeant’s attention was how bright the light was, especially how it almost seemed to light up the river as if it were day light. Sergeant Yokum immediately called headquarters to let them know about the mysterious light traveling up the river. Within minutes several other law enforcement officials, and civilians, bore witness to the strange activity early that morning. To their amazement, the UFO emitted a high-pitched whirling sound for a few minutes before fading out and disappearing into the darkness.

Luckily for us, the entire radio conversation was recorded by those listening in. Around the 2:00 minute mark of the recording, the whirling sound that the UFO emitted can be clearly heard in the background.\

Listen to the recording here.

 

Source: Sacred-texts.com
What Was That Light and Sound Over the Columbia River?

by Greg Long

It was misty and very cold in the early morning hours of March 17, 1981,
as Sergeant Russell Yokum of the Saint Helens, Oregon, Police Department
drove on patrol on Highway 30 west of the Columbia River. Saint Helens
is a small mill town about 20 miles northwest of Portland.

At 4:03 a.m., Yokum's attention was drawn to a bright light that was
moving upriver, easterly, toward the Portland Airport 20 miles away.
Aircraft passed over here regularly on their way to the airport. But
this light was extraordinarily bright, lighting up the river like
daylight. Yokum was immediately convinced that the light was not from an
aircraft. He radioed headquarters, and drove on to Saint Helens to look
at the light from the county courthouse on the banks of the Columbia
River, which afforded a clear view.

Other law enforcement officers, Ricky Cade and Tom McCartney of the
Oregon State Police, and a few citizens, met Yokum at the county
courthouse. By this time, Yokum was in radio contact with Donald Askins,
who bore the CB handle "Lucky 13." Askins, who was located in a house
across the river in Washington state in Ridgefield, southeast of Saint
Helens, had picked up the police radio traffic. He said that he, too,
had seen the light, and was seeing it now. The light was stationary over
the river turning the whole area into daylight.

There was initial confusion as the officers in Saint Helens described
the light to Askins. They claimed it was bobbing up and down. Askins
insisted that the light he saw was stationary. Later, it was proved that
the light the officers saw during the first moments of the sighting from
the courthouse was a manmade light on Sauvie Island across the river.
Fog, variable that night, had created the bobbing effect. Finally,
understanding their confusion, the officers turned and looked to the
south. There was the light Askins was watching! It was low and standing
out starkly over the river where there were few, and only then, faint
lights.

Askins had heard the light emitting an eerie, extremely loud sound, and
the officers set up a portable tape recorder 18 inches from their police
radio to record their conversation and the sound, should it recur.
Askins volunteered to dangle his CB microphone out of the window of the
rented house he was in so that he could transmit the sound to the
officers. The police drove to a nearby high bluff that gave them an
excellent view. The ensuing 30 minutes, recorded on tape, and presented
to the J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies (CUFOS) for analysis,
presents a fascinating, real-life drama of puzzled human beings
attempting to understand the unknown. The tape does not indicate who was
speaking, but the excitement is palpable. Listen to this sequence --
looking at the light -- in one of these sound formats (780K each).
(Real Audio 3.0, AU, Wave, AIFF)

"Hey, Lucky! We've got a tape recorder sitting here by our radio
whenever you're ready. We'll keep her running. If it starts up again,
just key up and we'll record a little bit of it."

"Oakey doak."

"I just don't want you to think we had a screw loose."

"Sometimes I wonder."

"Oh, go to bed!"

"Now all it is is just an orange glow. That's all I can see."

"It's like the sun is just coming up."

"It better not be. It's awfully early."

"Awfully early for the sun. I don't think the sun would just be in that
one spot."

And then at approximately 4:29 a.m., the light emitted the sound. What
you are about to hear is the actual sound of an Unidentified Flying
Object, only one of a few that are known to the public. Listen to this
sequence -- it contains the UFO sound -- in one of these sound formats
(800K each).  (Real Audio 3.0, AU, Wave, AIFF)

"I think it's moving out, you guys?"

"Well, we're watching. We've moved to a higher vantage point. So you
tell us what it does."

"Well, listen."

Sound of the UFO begins on tape now!

"It sounds like it's revving up its engines."

"Can you hear it?"

"I hope. Because it sure is cold out here."

"I hope you're taping this, you guys."

"Yes, we are."

"It sounds like a power plant diesel motor and a screeching noise in
between it there, or with it."

After the light "powered down," one officer heard it quietly humming.
For another 14 minutes the officers, citizens, and Lucky 13 watched the
hovering light. Then at 4:43 a.m., the light went out. One officer said
that the light made a "funny whistling sound before it went out."

"We heard whatever it was go off, or quit doing whatever it was doing
there."

"The Coast Guard confirmed they did have it on radar and it did go
down."

"OK. Are they coming to check it out?"

"I don't know. OSP [Oregon State Police] is still talking to them."

"I definitely seen it disappear, and all of a sudden there was a big
funny noise."

"OK. 10-4."

What was that light and sound over the Columbia River? Investigators
from CUFOS interviewed the officers (Askins couldn't be found). Yokum
and Cade said the light was spherical, showing no structure. Cade said
it was orange-red in color; Yokum, light orange. The round light had
hovered 80 to 100 feet above the river, reflecting light off the water.
The estimated size of the light was 30 feet in diameter. Investigators
ruled out the moon (wrong direction); a dope smuggling boat
(implausible; why light up the area?); a balloon; or an hallucination
(too many observers.)

CUFOS analyzed the sound recording. The sound displays two strong peaks,
or fundamentals, at about 1000 and 3000 hertz (cycles per second), with
no even harmonics in the sound. When the tape is played backwards, the
data does not change. Both Askins and Yokum heard the sound change
pitch, like a turbine winding down, before it vanished at 4:43 a.m. It
was then that the UFO blinked out of existence.

What was it? Where did it go? This sighting caused a buzz in the local
media, but then as no answer was forthcoming, as is usual with UFO
sightings, the story died away. We are left these many years later with
an audio record of the event, and the testimony of multiple witnesses.
Such unexplained spheres of light are not uncommon in the world of UFOs.
Such balls of light had been seen for 10 years on the Yakima Indian
Reservation (see December 1995 column). Was this glowing, screeching
sphere a natural phenomenon, generated by an unusual energy source,
perhaps terrestrial in nature? Or something from another place, another
world -- extraterrestrial?
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  • IThinkso

    … or another dimension?

  • PurrlGurrl

    Let’s see. This happened less than a year after Mount Saint Helens blew off its top in a major volcanic eruption. The number of government and academic researchers from a wide variety of fields were flying in the area assessing the mountain’s status, documenting the full extent of the eruption’s impact, as well as observing and documenting the region’s natural recovery to such a major environmental trauma. This was probably a helicopter from the federal government or a university research program. Aliens looking in on the Mount Saint Helens area when it was under such intense scrutiny? Any rational person would have to question whether the officer involved simply misidentified a helicopter (which is what it sounds like) because of his vantage point. Nothing here of any substance.

  • LaszloZoltan

    not much to be found on this on google; 54 results, most in the past 3 years. pretty good quality 33 year old recording too, audio held up really well. some one is having a laugh, not at my expense however

  • JS353535

    Several aspects of the event did NOT match a helicopter landing, such as the light being so bright it made it appear like day, or the sound of the object which we can actually hear in the tape and it does not sound like a helicopter. With a helicopter, there would be – easily seen from a distance – flashing navigation lights, rotor thumping, turbine frequency etc. Yes, the cop could have misidentified something, but his official account and the physical evidence suggests this was an unknown and not simply a wayward helicopter. I think he could have gotten one thing wrong, but not all of these in a row.

  • Boogie Ondown

    If anyone wants a better story in that area, track down the police that chased this back in 1986: http://www.textfiles.com/ufo/UFOBBS/1000/1354.ufo

    As a kid I remember hearing from my dad that was told about this incident early in the morning after it happened. What they saw was huge and chased along the freeway for 50 miles until it floated north toward the Hanford Nuclear Reservation (there’s no roads when you reach near the mountains that surround the reservation). The police were adamant that what they saw was no airplane, and were pretty excited with what they saw. I’ve always been surprised this story never got the attention that the stories in Hudson Valley and Missouri had of police chasing a large UFO. The Yakima Herald had a front page story on it, but you’ll have to go through the archives to find it–it’s not on the web. I used to think B2 since it hadn’t been revealed yet, but it was going too slow for a B2. And there are never any large blimps around that area–and I mean never.