|On November 11, 1978, a “Super Caravelle” passenger plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Manises (Valencia) after being harassed by strange red lights. The case, which has captivated mystery lovers for decades, is still surrounded by intrigue today||
By ABC (Spain)
Manuel P. Villatoro
The event took almost two days to make the leap to the press. On November 13, 1979, the newspaper ABC carried to its last pages a story that, few imagined, would open Pandora’s box. “Emergency landing of a plane due to a UFO” . Incredible but true. A “Super Caravelle” (in practice, a turbojet with capacity for 109 passengers) of the company TAE -Trabajos Aéreos y Operaciones- had been forced to deviate after running into two large red lights and landing at the airport in Manises , located in Valencia .
The scene did not end at that point. While the Super Caravelle settled over the Valencian countryside ….