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|Premiere||September 16, 1970|
|Finale||March 15, 1973|
|Creator|| Gerry Anderson,|
|Style||45-minute sci-fi adventure|
|Company|| Century 21 Television,|
Incorporated Television Company
UFO is a sci-fi adventure program that was produced by Gerry Anderson's Century 21 production company. The year is 1980 and sightings of UFOs are becoming more and more commonplace, when people are disappearing and their bodies are turning up with organs removed, it is assumed that the aliens are abducting humans for transplanting purposes. An organization is set up to intercept UFOs and prevent them from reaching Earth. The organization - SHADO - Supreme Headquarters Alien Defence Organisation, is the brainchild of Commander Ed Straker, who would take overall command of all operations with a high tech arsenal of machines and weaponry at his disposal.
|Season One||September 16, 1970||March 15, 1973||26|
- At a Glance: Additional information about the series
- Technology: Information about technology from the series.
|Complete Series (Region 1)|
|The Complete UFO Megaset||October 28, 2003||purchase||8|
- UFO series home page (fan site)