In the $600 billion annual Defense Department budgets, the $22 million spent on the Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program was almost impossible to find. Which was how the Pentagon wanted it.
"Are UFOs Real? A Pentagon Program Tried to Find Out" is from the December 16, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Helene Cooper, Ralph Blumenthal and Leslie Kean and narrated by Kristi Burns.