Freedom of Information Request 991/20
Response date: 4th January 2021
the freedom of information act I am asking for information on a Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) on the
8th of J une 2008 when flying over Ministry of Defence St Athan and other Welsh towns. If a video or photos
provided of these occurrences are stil archived, that would be good.
We hav e consulted with our Specialist Operations Department who advise that your request for information in 2008
es the formation of the National Police Air Service (NPAS) by four years. Prior to NPAS we had the Air Support
Unit whi ch was a joint unit between South Wales Police and Gwent Police.
unately, NPAS does not have a separate video or images retained.
The staf f working in NPAS have been consulted along with the duty crew who all confirm they do not have retained
digital e vidence from that time.
ore, South Wales Police does not hold the information to answer your request.
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