He says the total of 1,243 sightings is one of the highest recorded in a single year. Roughly 30 per cent of the sightings were in Ontario and 24 per cent came from Quebec. While some ended up being a satellite or a plane flying at an awkward angle, Rutkowski says 13 per cent were unexplained.
He says it’s possible the pandemic has forced people to question their place in the universe. So they are looking at the sky more and pondering e̳x̳t̳r̳a̳t̳e̳r̳r̳e̳s̳t̳r̳i̳a̳l̳ new survey suggests. That the number of Canadians who say they spotted unidentified flying objects last year took a giant leap upward.
In a report released Tuesday, Ufology Research in Winnipeg said sightings of U̳F̳O̳s across the country increased by 46 per cent in 2020. Chris Rutkowski, perhaps Canada’s most widely-known student of U̳F̳O̳s. Told The Canadian Press in a story published Tuesday that 1,243 sightings of levitating discs. Erratic spaceships and floating triangular objects reported. That averages out to about three a day.