The Robertson Panel

The CIA’s first official interest in UFO’s, a change of attitute provoked in part by the Robertson Report.

Members of the Panel were:

  • Dr. H.P. Robertson, head of the Panel
  • Dr. Samuel A Goudsmit
  • Dr. Lloyd V Berkner
  • Dr. Luis Alvarez
  • Dr. Thorton L Page

Associate members:

  • Dr. J Allen Hynek
  • Frederick C Durant III, secretary of the Panel and author of its report.

(Peebles, 99)