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Over 400,000 Facebook users pledge Area 51 raid: 'Lets see them aliens'

13 July 2019

The call to action is, of course, satire (hopefully), since Area 51 is infamously secured by barbed fences, radar and heavily armed military personnel. Almost 400,000 have pledged to find out.

The group "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us" is based on decades-old conspiracy theories that the U.S. Air Force in the Nevada desert is where the U.S. government stores secrets about aliens and UFOs.

"We will all meet up at the Area 51 Alien Center tourist attraction and coordinate our entry", the detail of the event reads.

The group plans to "Naruto Run" into the restricted government area so that they "move faster than their bullets".

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CNN reports while the event may be a joke, it comes just weeks after a group of us senators in Washington met behind closed doors to get debriefed on members of the military who say they have seen UFOs.

Naruto run means running like Japanese anime character Naruto, with your arms behind your back and head forward.

Thousands curious about the possibility of extraterrestrial life plan to storm Area 51 in two months.

DailyMail.com has reached out to NTTR officials about whether the event is being taken seriously.

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Since then, however, it has become the subject of numerous UFO sightings and has become inextricably linked in the public's mind with captive aliens and government conspiracies.

Famous machines developed there include the U-2 spy plane, SR-71 Blackbird, and the F-117A Nighthawk stealth fighter. It is believed that the military uses the base and restricted air space above to develop and test experimental aircraft and weapons systems. Though in 2013 the U.S. government acknowledged the existence of the place as a military site, the extraterrestrial theories are yet to be proven or disproven.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Over 400,000 Facebook users pledge Area 51 raid: 'Lets see them aliens'