Oblong (silvery colored like aluminum) object moving fast and slow very high up with (alternate bursts of speed) and in a (slow, zigzag flight path) going westward toward Honolulu. Balloon flight at Weather Bureau at Honolulu at 4:35 p.m. went to the SW on prevailing winds.
PROJECT 1947 Comment: Contemporary accounts in local newspapers said the Navy was investigating. Capt. Ruppelt told the Honolulu Advertiser in 1952 that there was no such case in the USAF files.