The following events happened in the year 2012:
- Civilian encounters
- Steven Hirsch presents drawings from 2012 UFO-convention attendees who have had Close encounters of the third, fourth, and fifth kind.
- UFO sightings
- INDIA - August 1 to October 15, UFOs allegedly spotted in northern India, according to more than 100 reports from soldiers describing yellow spheres hovering in the sky (second event, since 2004).
- August 5, 2012. Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Richard French admits to Huffington Post that he was given orders to debunk UFO phenomena in 1952, the coverup is on going, and that he believes extraterrestrial UFOs are real.
- Wired, UFOs returned to India? The army thinks so, by LIAT CLARK, 06 Nov 2012
- Huffington Post, Roswell UFO Crash: There Were 2 Crashes, Not 1, Says Ex-Air Force Official, by Lee Speigel, 6 August 2012