Robert Salas served almost seven years on active duty in the Air Force until resigning in 1971. From 1971-73 he worked for Martin-Marietta Aerospace and Rockwell International on Space Shuttle design proposals. From 1973 until his retirement in 1995 he worked for the Federal Aviation Administration. Robert wrote the book Faded Giant with co-author James Klotz which details his UFO incident while stationed at Malmstrom AFB, Montana.
In the first half, George Knapp welcomed Air Force insider and former FAA employee, Robert Salas, who offered ample refutation to the Air Force statement: "No UFO reported, investigated and evaluated by the Air Force was ever an indication of threat to our national security."
Hypnotherapist and abduction researcher Yvonne Smith discussed her research on UFO abductions. Appearing in the third hour, former U.S. Air Force Captain Robert Salas shared details of his March, 1967 experience with a UFO at Malmstrom AFB in Montana.