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161 results for UFO

96 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for UFO.

DateGridClueAuthor
6D1950s Project Blue Book subject, for shortHoward Barkin
46AWhat a weather balloon might be mistaken forMichael Hawkins
34ASaucer in the sky, for shortZhouqin Burnikel
51ASomething encountered in "Close Encounters of the Third Kind"Alex Eaton-Salners
49ADish that's out of this world?Matthew Sewell
53DSubj. of some conspiracy theoriesGeorge Barany and Michael Shteyman
58DSubject of a tinfoil hat theoryJosh Knapp
45AX-File subjectJim Hyres and David Steinberg
35ACraft the U.S. government has never recognizedNed White and George Barany
23DOtherworldly craft, for shortLynn Lempel
37D"The Day the Earth Stood Still" craftKristian House
32DEerie sky sightingJules P. Markey
34DCause of some 911 callsJohn Guzzetta
39AAlien's transport, for shortLynn Lempel
26AAerial anomalyJoe DiPietro
16ASubject of certain amateur vidsPatrick Blindauer
26DMartian's craft, sayMatt Skoczen and Victor Fleming
11ANight light, perhapsAndy Kravis
36DSaucer, perhapsErik Agard
2DOne side in a close encounterMichael Dewey
125DSci-fi sightingCharles M. Deber
28AFrequent hoax subj.Sam Ezersky and Victor Fleming
45DSubj. of some 911 callsJeff Chen
54A"Independence Day" vehiclePatrick Blindauer
40A"V" vehiclePatrick Blindauer
91DDebatable sightingTracy Bennett
66AWhat an ET pilotsTim Croce
54AAbduction destination in fanciful storiesIan Livengood
105DSky light, for short?Dan Schoenholz
103DMysterious blipJ. R. Leopold
2DArea 51 craft, supposedlyWill Nediger
33DAmateur film subject, maybeSharon Delorme
33DRadar anomaly (2)Freddie Cheng
33DET carrier (3)Byron Walden
8DOverhead light, perhapsPatrick Berry
76AOne encountered in a close encounterJeremy Newton and Tony Orbach
54AX-File subj.Kurt Mueller
20ASci-fi vehicle (2)Stanley Newman
58DSky light? (2)Tim Croce
62AMysterious saucerCaleb Madison
35DNight light?Brendan Emmett Quigley
5DSci-fi sightPaula Gamache
42AProject Blue Book subj.Bob Klahn
54DLight sky, maybeLee Glickstein
35DSubj. of a certain conspiracy theoryEd Sessa
56DTransport for a 30-AcrossAlan Arbesfeld
66DSci-fi saucerRichard Chisholm
19AEerie sighting, for shortJohn Greenman
20ASubject of some amateur videosWill Nediger
59DOne might be involved in a hoaxJoe DiPietro
60DCraft often shown landing on three legsPatrick Blindauer
16AET's ride (3)Alan Arbesfeld
35DRoswell sighting (2)Randall J. Hartman
41DCarrier of 13-DownKurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
11AObject of some amateur filmsDonna Hoke Kahwaty
10DSubject of some sightingsDavid Quarfoot and Katy Swalwell
36ASubject of many X-FilesMike Nothnagel
34AET's craft (3)David Pringle
30AReason for a flood of calls to the police dept., maybeDavid J. Kahn
39AFlying saucerRobert Dillman
6DTabloid subj.Byron Walden
19A36-Across craftAndrea C. Michaels
94DOne evidently not filing a flight planPatrick Merrell
28DET's ride (3)Nancy Kavanaugh
28DMartian rover?Byron Walden
35DPopular tabloid subj.Cathy Millhauser
115DCause of many calls to the police, oftenDerrick Niederman
16DSubj. of many a faked videoPatrick Merrell
8DMartian's craft, for shortJohn Greenman
9DAerial anomaly, for shortMichael Grudzielanek
38DET carrier (3)Karen M. Tracey
1ASubj. of some amateur photographyEric Berlin
61DET's craft (3)Peter Gordon
22DRoswell sighting (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
55AET carrier (3)Philip Lew
23ABlinking light, maybePatrick Berry
58AAmateur video subject, maybe (2)Michael Ashley
50ASci-fi vehicle (2)Stanley Newman
11DIt may be produced by swamp gasMark Diehl
38DNASA concernA. J. Santora
22ATabloid topicManny Nosowsky
26DAmateur video subject, maybe (2)Nancy S. Ross
64ARadar anomaly (2)Patrick Berry
31AMysterious visitorJoe DiPietro
26ATabloid photo subjectBrendan Emmett Quigley
59ASpooky sightingBrendan Emmett Quigley
22AET's craft (3)Mark Danna
65DET's ride (3)Randall J. Hartman
58DSubject of a grainy picture?Chuck Deodene
22DSky light? (2)Elizabeth C. Gorski
45ASky sightGlenn E. Sykes
34ASaucer, maybeLarry Nargi
28ASupermarket tabloid subjectWayne Robert Williams
22D"X-files" phenomenonBryant White
41A1972 sci-fi TV seriesMark Diehl
50AE.T.'s shipHarvey Estes

1 result for UFO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Oct 30, 2011diagramless24DTabloid photo subjectFred Piscop

64 results for UFO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
8DHeavenly sight?Bernice GordonMaleska
3DFlying saucerJanet R. BenderMaleska
56ASci-fi saucerGayle DeanMaleska
67ASky enigmaJacques LiwerMaleska
51AE.T.'s vehicleKenneth WitteMaleska
55AAerial saucerGloria EvansMaleska
35AFlying saucerJohn GreenmanMaleska
52DSubject of a '77 Spielberg filmJune A. BoggsMaleska
24DSci-fi sky sightingBernard MerenMaleska
8DControversial sightingWilliam CanineMaleska
56DSky sight, to someSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
55AOft-sighted obj.Charles E. GerschMaleska
12DCelestial sightingAlfio MicciMaleska
37DFlying saucerNancy JolineMaleska
3DSky mysteryVirginia L. YatesMaleska
22AVehicle for E.T.JonesMaleska
34AOft-reported phenomenonJonesMaleska
6DExtraterrestrial vehicle?QuiveyMaleska
69DSci-fi vehicleMel RosenMaleska
34ASky-sighting reportWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
57AObj. in the newsWalkerMaleska
23ASky sightingMarie WestMaleska
20AMysterious obj. in the skiesRichard N. Platt, Jr.Maleska
38ASkyways alienJohn GreenmanMaleska
122ASky sighting, perhapsMaura B. JacobsonMaleska
22AAlleged sky sightWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
30DOuter-space vehicle?Arnold MossMaleska
34DSky mysteryRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
59DStrange sky sightPeter SwiftMaleska
48DAlien's aircraft?I. Judah KoolykMaleska
23ASaucer in the skyHugh McElroyMaleska
9DSky sighting?A. J. SantoraMaleska
31AFlying saucerJean J. DavisonMaleska
7DOut-of-this-world objectHal R. HollingerMaleska
56ASky sighting?Jordan S. LasherMaleska
59DAerial enigmaRemleyWeng
34DTransport for MartiansEsther BlumWeng
63DCelestial sightingAlfio MicciWeng
64DSky sighting: Abbr.Harriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
36DMartian’s auto: Abbr.George MadridWeng
30DMystery itemTap OsbornWeng
5DScience-fiction itemLois DonaldWeng
65DSky-saucer initialsAlice H. KaufmanWeng
136DMyst. aircraftFrances HansenWeng
7DVehicle for green menJean J. DavisonWeng
25ASky objectA. J. SantoraWeng
11AOccasional sky sighting.UnknownWeng
24ACraft of sorts.UnknownWeng
39DSky sight for some.UnknownWeng
33AFlying saucer.UnknownFarrar
49DSaucer, perhaps.UnknownFarrar
5DAir Force interest.UnknownFarrar
62DVisitor from space?UnknownFarrar
36APhenomenon of our time.UnknownFarrar
4DSaucer, perhaps.William LutwiniakFarrar
62DSight in the sky.Anthony MorseFarrar
22DSee 38 Across.Dorothy M. HallFarrar
61DSight in the sky.Thomas MeekinFarrar
42AFlying saucer?William LandisFarrar
38DMuch-sighted object.A. J. SantoraFarrar
99DFlying disk, for short.A. J. SantoraFarrar
106AFlying phenomenon.William A. Lewis, Jr.Farrar
1AMystery object in the skies: Abbr.UnknownFarrar
56AFlying saucers: Abbr.Helen FasuloFarrar