| Public attitudes toward UFOs were much different when retired Air Force Capt. Robert Salas took the stage at the National Press Club in Washington nearly 11 years ago.
Far from the white-hot interest in the phenomenon that is
By Ben Wolfgang
The Washington Times
spreading across the country today, Mr. Salas and six fellow Air Force veterans, accompanied by UFO researcher and author Robert Hastings, detailed their personal experiences with unidentified craft at a time when the subject was mocked, dismissed and written off as tinfoil-hat conspiracy lore.